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Family Support

The Opioid Crisis: The faith community responds

Note: This article, written by Susan Grant Rosen, originally appeared in a Hampshire Gazette column on June 26, 2017. In progressive faith communities we often hear the term, “the Beloved Community.” The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. used it to signify a way of life that arises when enough people live together in an inclusive […]

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Treating addiction like the illness that it is

Note: This article, written by Cheryl Zoll, originally appeared in a Hampshire Gazette column on October 24, 2016. Scientific research has transformed our understanding of drug addiction. The Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Health’s National Institute on Drug Abuse, and the National Institute of Mental Health all concur that drug addiction is a […]

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Family Support Groups for Hampshire County

(updated 1/11/16) Family Support Group in Pelham Honest Beginnings and & S.O.A.A.R. (Speaking Out about Addiction & Recovery) are pleased to announce their partnership in hosting weekly support group meetings for loved ones of those struggling with the disease of addiction. Friday evenings at 7pm, beginning January 15, 2016 at 22 Amherst Road, Pelham, MA […]

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