Addiction isn’t bound by race, gender or socioeconomic status—and it’s not bound by city limits, either. In a place as beautiful as Hilton Head Island, the ongoing battle of addiction can easily be overlooked, but the town’s only place for recovery treatment is providing hope for the locals who are hiding in the shadows of substance use disorders.
Lisa Richardson, Executive Director of Sunspire Health Hyde Park, shares how she and her staff handled the world’s largest pirate festival right outside the center’s doors.
While increased focus and attention to the opioid epidemic is an important step in addressing addiction, data show we still have many challenges ahead of us.
Chicago and its surrounding areas in Illinois are no stranger to the addiction epidemic that the rest of the nation is now grappling with. As the public health crisis escalates, new options for care like Sunspire Health Heartland are becoming available to help these Illinois residents in need of recovery.
As the addiction crisis across the country continues, south Florida is seeing its rates of addiction and addiction-related deaths climb at an alarming rate. Local resources like Sunspire Health Recovery Road are treating suffering men with evidence-based care and giving them hope for a path to recovery.