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December 2023

Transformation Project

Recovery Community Art Exhibition 

CBS 6 Albany Dose of Reality Nopiates Transformation Project

January 2021

Warrior Wellness Day Video

Understanding a Loved One's Addiction- Get support

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December 2020

Shattering Shame & Stigma - Help is available

RPA Newsletter 2020

Finding Solace and Support in Nature 

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August 2020

August 31, 2020 International Overdose Awareness Day 



Brothers' theater work explores toll of opioid crisis


Partnership aims for better communication to help fight opioid crisis

January 2019

An "Amazing Race" to help fight the opioid crisis

October 2018

Rensselaer County launches helpline for battling addiction         

Yearlong effort involved input from heroin coalition, Columbia County 'angels'

Neuroscientist Nora Volkow, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse at the NIH, applies a lens of addiction to the obesity epidemic.

Here's how New York is spending its federal opioid dollars    

AP analysis sheds light on opioid spending across states

July 2018

Capital Region counties push for real-time data on opioid deaths, hospitalizations


May 2018

Gas station to raise funds to fight opioid epidemic

Averill Park Girl Scouts Accomplish Drug Drop Off Box


Addiction is a disease we should treat it as one.  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.

March 2018

Law to charge drug dealers with homicide passes NY Senate for fifth time


April 2018

Prescription to Progress - Who’s to blame

West Sand Lake Parent Share Story at


August 2017

Local group hosts memorial event to remember victims of addiction

Nøpiates Committee brings awareness to International Overdose Awareness Day


February 2017

Film raises awareness to the opioid epidemic

January 2017

United States Attorney and Community Coalitions Host Anti-Heroin Event at Hudson Valley Community College


August 2016

Capital Region families to mark overdose Awareness day

May 2016

Memorial walk for heroin victims in Averill Park


Day in Action: West Sand Lake community comes together to remember those lost to addiction

April 2016

Senator Gillbrand urges passage of bipartisan legislation to fight opioid epidemic


March 2016

Gillibrand Goes to Senate Floor to Urge Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Fight Opioid Epidemic



WMHT – The Dragon Lives Here – They will not die in Vain



November 2015

Heroin's harrowing addiction, heartbreaking death of 22-year-old West Sand Lake man

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