Our Outcomes

Our Outcomes

15

September/October 2018   15 community members with a rich history of devoting themselves personally and professionally to saving lives, eliminating stigma, and offering solutions to the addicted and their families join forces to create our Vision Team.

380

November/December 2018   Vision Team assembles. Vision Team tours. Peer Recovery Support Centers in Bucks County and North Philadelphia. Strategy sessions begin. Needs assessment conducted. Research continues. Mission, vision solidified. Name developed. Positioning statement determined. More than 380 volunteer hours.

400

January/February 2019   Vision Team identifies appropriate programing. “Clean up” day announced. 30 volunteers showed up. Hiring sub committee determines skill sets and qualifications for program coordinator and volunteer coordinator positions. More than 400 volunteer hours.

543

March/April 2019   House sub committee addresses technology and security needs. Space requirements finalized for lending library, retail space, etc. Furnishings selected. Program supplies identified. Coordinator candidates interviewed. Soft opening planned. More than 450 volunteer hours.

The need for recovery support continues to grow.

Overdose Deaths

Percentage increase since 2014.

Persons 25-34

Overdose deaths by age: 2017.

Persons 45-54

Overdose deaths by age: 2017.