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City Receives Plaque For Recovery Month

City Receives Plaque For Recovery Month

This morning [Sept 18], representatives from the Department for National Drug Control [DNDC] presented a plaque to Mayor Charles Gosling recognizing the City of Hamilton for its continued contributions to assisting those in recovery. September is recognized and celebrated as Recovery Month by the DNDC. Left to right: Denise Goring, Men’s Treatment... Read more of this article

Recovery Month: ‘The Faces Of Recovery’

Recovery Month: ‘The Faces Of Recovery’

Olympic medalist Clarence Hill, Fitzgerald Richardson, Lance Tucker, Winslow Williams, and Nicole Fox are all featured on posters celebrating those in recovery for Recovery Month, delivering messages like letting those struggling to know that there is a way out and urging people to get help if they need it. Yesterday, Minister of Social Development... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Weeks On Recovery Month

Video: Minister Weeks On Recovery Month

[Updated] Minister of Social Development and Sports Michael Weeks is holding a press conference this morning [Aug 30] on Recovery Month. The poster detailing the schedule of events is below, and we will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below.Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 4-minute video is belowUpdate... Read more of this article

September is National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month

The Department for National Drug Control [DNDC], under the auspices of the Ministry of Social Development and Sports, will be observing September 2017 as National Recovery Month. A spokesperson said, “The Department for National Drug Control [DNDC] under the auspices of the Ministry of Social Development and Sports will be observing September 2017... Read more of this article

Minister Baron: ‘Faith Community’s Role Is Vital’

Minister Baron: ‘Faith Community’s Role Is Vital’

Earlier today [Sept 28] Minister of National Security Jeff Baron formally opened the Substance Abuse Prevention Faith Based Summit, which is taking place today and tomorrow as part of this year’s Recovery Month celebrations. Speaking at today’s event, Minister Baron said, “As the Minister of National Security it is indeed most gratifying... Read more of this article

National Recovery Month Celebrated With Walk

National Recovery Month Celebrated With Walk

As a celebration of National Recovery Month, the clients and staff of Harbour Light and Life Skills programs walked through the City today [Sept 26] in order to “join the voices for recovery.” This year’s Recovery Month’s theme is “Join the Voices for Recovery: Our Families, Our Stories, Our Recovery.”A Government spokesperson... Read more of this article

‘National Recovery Month’ To Be Celebrated

‘National Recovery Month’ To Be Celebrated

The Ministry of National Security and the Department for National Drug Control [DNDC], in conjunction with treatment agencies across the island, will celebrate National Recovery Month during September 2016. This year’s Recovery Month’s theme is “Join the Voices for Recovery: Our Families, Our Stories, Our Recovery.” A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

September: National Recovery Month Observed

September: National Recovery Month Observed

The Department for National Drug Control [DNDC] said that September marks the 25th year of observing of National Recovery Month, and over the course of the next four weeks the DNDC will join its partners in the community to celebrate those individuals who are in recovery. The theme for this year is “Join the Voices for Recovery: Speak Up, Reach Out”,... Read more of this article

Video: Min. Wilson On National Recovery Month

Video: Min. Wilson On National Recovery Month

The Ministry of Justice and the Department of National Drug Control joins the US and other jurisdictions around the world in proclaiming September as National Recovery Month, Attorney General Kim Wilson said this afternoon [Aug 30]. Minister Wilson said: “To raise the public awareness of Recovery Month, the Department of National Drug Control... Read more of this article