Director of Behavioral Health in New Britain sheds light on National Recovery Month, resources available

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(WTNH)– The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted people in many different ways. Some people have developed depression and anxiety over the past year and a half. Others have turned to substance abuse.

But there are resources available to anyone who may need them, especially residents in New Britain.

The city of New Britain is offering a series of informational events throughout September to spread awareness for National Recovery Month. To talk more about this is Jessica Collins, director of Behavioral Health at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain.

Watch the video above for the full interview

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