St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment & Recovery Centers is hosting the documentary, “Reversing the Stigma” which highlights the work being done in New York State to combat addiction. The film, narrated by acclaimed television journalist Laurie Dhue, profiles multiple people in various stages of recovery, who share their stories and experiences.
Please join us for the Fellowship’s 46th annual Reunion on Friday, October 5 through Sunday, October 7, 2018.
Click here for this year’s schedule and other Reunion information.
Welcome, “Pope”, one of the most recent additions to the Veterans Program. Pope is a four-month-old service dog assigned to resident, James, who shares, “Pope is intelligent, playful, and doing very well in his training.” Perhaps best of all,” James says, “Pope is very comforting, a good friend.”
Reporter Kelly O’Brien visits Rose Hill to learn of expansion to treat youngest clients
The ladies of Lake Placid’s St. Eustace Church’s knitting group, the Knit Wits, have generously donated teddy bears sporting hand-knitted scarves for the younger residents at Rose Hill Adolescent Treatment Program
The joint exhibit of paintings by Sheila Pritchard, masks created by veterans at St. Joe’s and poems by Barbara Rand Ryan that opened Friday evening, April 6, at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts is well worth a special trip.
Indeed, it’s one of the most emotionally powerful presentations they’ve displayed.
A while ago, we had a client whose grandmother had routinely made pumpkin rolls as a Thanksgiving dessert. As the holiday approached, the young man asked if he could work with our culinary staff to make this dish for his peers and share the tradition.
As St. Joseph’s continues to respond to the increasing heroin and opioid epidemic, I am pleased to share wilth all in our community the news that this week we received notification from the Governor’s office that St. Joseph’s, along with five other treatment agencies in the State, have received awards to establish withdrawal and stabilization services, also known as “detox” services.