Black Balloon Day: How You Can Raise Overdose Awareness

Black Balloon Day

In 2023, overdose deaths in the US hit a new record of 112,000. That’s more deaths than due to shootings or car accidents. The staggering human toll of this ongoing tragedy and crisis has inspired awareness initiatives like Black Balloon Day. Black Balloon Day is a day of remembrance that takes place on March 6th. It’s […]

Six Ways To Help End the Stigma of Substance Abuse

stigma of substance abuse

One of the biggest obstacles to keeping people with substance abuse issues from seeking the help they need is stigma. It’s seen as weak and shameful to even admit you have a problem, let alone seek help for it. The stigma of substance abuse and seeking treatment needs to be countered if we are to […]