A new mental health and substance abuse center opening in New Haven aims to minimize opioid deaths in Connecticut.
Connecticut is receiving a $10 million grant that will be used to increase access to care for individuals with substance abuse and mental health disorders.
“Some of the uses and deficits that children or adults are experiencing echo and mirror substance abuse withdrawals in a lot of ways.”
Demi Lovato is awake and responsive after an apparent drug overdose. The 25-year-old recently revealed a relapse after six years of being clean.
Connecticut State Police arrested four female suspects in late June on counts of 1st degree larceny and 1st degree forgery for the misappropriation of funds from a substance abuse treatment program in Bridgeport.
The Middletown Substance Abuse Prevention Council will be holding its 14th Annual White Out Walk on Thursday at noon.
The Cornell Scott Hill Health Center in New Haven is receiving $10 million in state bond funds.
SCSU grant supports substance abuse program
Connecticut is now getting federal funding to help prevent youth substance abuse.
Keeping kids away from drugs and alcohol often seems like an ongoing challenge but one local school district is tackling it head on. This morning Ed Manfredi from Farmington Public Schools and Desirae Vasquez stopped by our studio to talk about their sober living initiative and the impact it is having on kids in our state.