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Learn more about our work to help addiction sufferers get well and stay well from this disease.

Two years ago, we became a Partner Agency with the Sioux Empire United Way. As far as we know, we’re the first (and only) recovery community organization nationwide to earn this status.

Today is a special day as we honor our friend Jenny Williams, who passed away this week.

Join us Sunday, November 16th at 10am for Addiction Ministry Sunday at Our Savior's Lutheran Church! 

Payors know that we need something other than traditional credentialing and licensing. The growing emphasis on improved chronic disease management depends on strong continuums of care, often involving peers and extending outside the four walls of the clinics. 

An estimated 500 million workdays are lost annually due to addiction problems, and it costs employers $273 billion in lost productivity every year. When it comes to addiction, business as usual has to be over.

Unlike almost every other chronic disease, there is still a stigma associated with addiction.

Face It TOGETHER has to exist because to a lot of people who don’t understand the disease think that those who suffer from addiction are simply people making a choice to consume something that creates that harm. 

Seven decades of research shows that addiction is a complex, progressive brain disease. But you wouldn’t know it from the way we treat addiction today. Our treatment system is broken. Read More