Resources & Education

July 27th, 2015

Relaunch of Painkillers Kill campaign in WNY

You may have noticed that the Painkillers Kill campaign is picking up steam once again. Read more

June 18th, 2015

Keeping Your Child Safe from Addiction: Prevention Tips for Parents

Parents who are concerned that their son or daughter could be at risk for developing a drug addiction should never feel helpless. Read more

May 19th, 2015

From Star High School Quarterback to Heroin Junkie

It may seem really far-fetched that your teen, who seems like a great kid could possibly turn into a heroin junkie. Read more

March 7th, 2015

Factors that influence teen substance abuse

Q: Are some teens more likely than others to try drugs and/or alcohol? Read more

February 16th, 2015

Solving the opioid crisis: What can we do?

Within the last ten years, death by drug overdose has skyrocketed to one of the most common types of death in teens and young adults. Read more

February 2nd, 2015

Setting the Addict Free From Blame

“She can stop whenever she wants.”
“It’s his own fault.”
“He brought this on himself.”
“Addiction is a lack of willpower.”
These are only a few of the statements made about addicts and their addition. Read more

January 26th, 2015

You Are Never Alone: 24/7 Support Resources for Addicts and Their Families

If you or a loved one is struggling with an addition to drugs or alcohol, you may feel that you don’t know where to turn for help. Read more

January 14th, 2015

How to keep calm, cool and collected when you suspect your child is abusing substances

If you suspect that your son or daughter is using or abusing substances including drugs and alcohol, you are probably going through many different emotions.   Read more

December 23rd, 2014

Understanding the second stage of withdrawal: PAWS

Prescription opioid withdrawal can occur in two stages affecting the individual both mentally and physically. Read more

December 19th, 2014

Save the Michaels: The Story Behind Painkillers Kill

Since it’s the holiday season, we’d like to truly thank everyone who is helping to support and raise awareness for the Painkillers Kill campaign. Read more