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ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day
ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day
International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) is a global event held on August 31st each year and aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. AmeriCorps Representative, Tim McGullam, and Prevention Specialist, Amy ... Read More
ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day
How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters
How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters
For many households across the country, the beginning of fall means the return of routine. Kids are back to school, and with it come the need to make sure homework is done, chores are completed, and schedules are kept. This time of year is also a gre ... Read More
How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters
September is International Recovery Month! September is International Recovery Month!
September is International Recovery Month!
International Recovery Month is held every year in September across the world to celebrate those who recover from substance use disorders and mental health related issues, while raising awareness and understanding of these diseases. Recovery Month ai ... Read More
September is International Recovery Month!
3 Pertinent Ideas to Why the East and West End Outpatient Programs Result in Positive Patient Progress 3 Pertinent Ideas to Why the East and West End Outpatient Programs Result in Positive Patient Progress
3 Pertinent Ideas to Why the East and West End Outpatient Programs Result in Positive Patient Progress
The East and West Outpatient Team have been using the Inactive Status in IAWITS, an online infrastructure treatment services.  Several patients have been added to the system when they have to do jail time, have medical issues, family issues, and othe ... Read More
3 Pertinent Ideas to Why the East and West End Outpatient Programs Result in Positive Patient Progress
Recovery Is Possible: Former ASAC Patient Shares Her Story Recovery Is Possible: Former ASAC Patient Shares Her Story
Recovery Is Possible: Former ASAC Patient Shares Her Story
A Message From Amy: First I’d like to thank Lisa, at ASAC, for asking me to write this, I’m still not used to people wanting anything from me besides “to go away”.  Thanks to Lisa, Lavonne, my sponsor and the 12 Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous, I am w ... Read More
Recovery Is Possible: Former ASAC Patient Shares Her Story
ASAC Helps Fathers Re-Connect With Their Families ASAC Helps Fathers Re-Connect With Their Families
ASAC Helps Fathers Re-Connect With Their Families
ASAC ‘s King House is offering a specialized 24/7 Dad group for males. It is designed to empower our patients to live a healthier life, lower ACE scores, and become a better father. The 24/7 Dad group is an evidence-based program that runs on a 12-w ... Read More
ASAC Helps Fathers Re-Connect With Their Families
International Overdose Awareness Day International Overdose Awareness Day
International Overdose Awareness Day
International Overdose Awareness Day is a globally held event on August 31st that aims to raise awareness about overdose and reduce stigma concerning drug-related death. This day supports friends and family dealing with grief related to overdoses a ... Read More
International Overdose Awareness Day
Iowa’s Smokefree Air Act Marks 10th Anniversary Iowa’s Smokefree Air Act Marks 10th Anniversary
Iowa’s Smokefree Air Act Marks 10th Anniversary
The Iowa Smokefree Air Act turns 10 years old July 1, 2018. Iowa is one of 25 states that have enacted comprehensive smoke-free laws addressing secondhand smoke exposure in workplaces, restaurants and bars. Iowa Governor Chet Culver signed the Smokef ... Read More
Iowa’s Smokefree Air Act Marks 10th Anniversary

 

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