Posts Tagged ‘opioid addiction’

Jamie Daniels Foundation

Hockey Event Benefits Jamie Daniels Foundation

Farmington Hills-based firm GLP & Associates is sponsoring the Jamie Daniels Outdoor Hockey Classic on Feb. 23 to help increase opioid addiction awareness. By Steve Stein Featured photo courtesy of the Jamie Daniels Foundation Ken Daniels has been the voice of the Detroit Red Wings for 22 seasons, calling games as the team’s play-by-play announcer.…

Read More

Michigan Partnership Forms to Fight Opioid Deaths

From the JN Staff As opioid addiction rates rise to unprecedented levels in the state and around the country, a new public-private collaborative including the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and key funders has formed with the goal of decreasing opioid overdoses and deaths. The Michigan Opioid Partnership will address the growing opioid…

Read More
Panelists: Dr. Elise Gilbert Aronowitz, Dr. Shawn Achtman, moderator Stephanie Steinberg, Josh Roberts and Judge Edward Sosnick.

A Jewish Lens

Jason Rubenfire Special to the Jewish News The Well explores opioid addiction. The opiate crisis in America has reached epidemic standards. According to the CDC, overdose deaths claimed approximately 64,000 American lives in 2016, with the numbers showing few signs of falling. No corner of America or any one particular culture or nationality is shielded…

Read More
Hope Not Handcuffs Logo

Hope Not Handcuffs

Above: Judge Linda Davis presents a program about Hope Not Handcuffs. Jackie Headapohl Managing Editor Police departments to provide a pathway to treatment for addicts. People dealing with addiction in Macomb County who run afoul of the law have a chance at staying out of jail thanks to a program launched last February called Hope…

Read More