Only one in nine people in the United States gets the care and treatment they need for addiction and substance abuse. A former Director of National Drug Control Policy, Michael Botticelli is working to end this epidemic and treat people with addictions with kindness, compassion and fairness. In a personal, thoughtful talk, he encourages the millions of Americans in recovery today to make their voices heard and confront the stigma associated with substance use disorders. >>Tune In to TED
As of today we are at 230 placements for Operation HOPE.
We need scholarship beds desperately for our numerous uninsured Mainers struggling with Substance Use Disorder.
If you are with a treatment provider that is willing to work with us please contact Bridget or Steve at Portland Recovery Community Center, 207-553-2575.