FREE NARCAN TRAINING

Thursday, May 30, 6-8pm

HOPE Church Chapel-Voorhees

 

Do you know someone who is at risk for heroin/opioid overdose? HOPE Church will host a free training and education training session on how to use Narcan. Participants will receive hands-on training by addiction counselors and/or nurses.Training will include the following: Addiction education and treatment options; overdose prevention techniques; signs and symptoms of an overdose; steps to take when an overdose occurs; rescue breathing, how to administer Narcan; self help, family support and other important resource information. This training will be provided by the Urban Treatment Associates of Camden County, NJ.  Participants who successfully complete the training will receive a free Narcan kit. Training will be limited to 25 participants. Email Carol Boynton to register.

O.A.R. Opioid Awareness Round Table

O.A.R. is working to find ways in which to support families and loved ones dealing with opioid addiction.

The group Meets regularly at HOPE Church-Voorhees

O.A.R. Ministry Resources

  • ReConnections is a program that offers peer-to-peer coaching and support services to family, friends, and loved ones of individuals struggling with addiction. Our staff will work with you to begin the process of healing from the effects that addiction has had on personal relationships and develop healthy boundaries. 609.781.6389

  • Free Narcan Training: Do you know someone who is at risk for a heroin/opioid overdose? Free trainings and education on how to administer naloxone to reverse a heroin/opioid overdose are available. Participants who successfully complete the training will receive a free naloxone kit.

  • 2NDFLOOR is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults. We are here to help you find solutions to the problems that you face and we are available 24/7 365 days a year. 888-222-2228 anytime text us at 888-222-2228.

  • NJ 2-1-1: Every day we connect people to day care facilities, shelters, food bank, affordable housing units, social services, employment training programs, senior services, medical insurance, and more. Dial 2-1-1 or 1-877-652-1148

  • Local Medicine Drop Box: Dispose of unused prescription drugs at a police department near you. ]

  • Reach NJ Helpline is a 24 hour a day, 7 days a week hotline where people who have Substance Use Disorder can get immediate help and referrals from live, NJ-based, trained addictions counselors, regardless of their insurance status. 1.844.ReachNJ (1.844.732.2465)

  • Camden County Division on Alcohol & Substance Abuse Information & drug treatment referrals 856-374-6361

  • Living Proof Recovery Center: Peer-led, volunteer driven place of support for all members of the recovery community. Created for individuals in recovery and maintained by individuals in recovery. Located in Voorhees, NJ and serving the entire region. 856.216.7134. recoverycenter@centerffs.org

  • Alcoholics Anonymous of South Jersey: A public service website for Alcoholics providing information about AA, meeting times and locations, events and services in the South Jersey region. 856-486-4446 24-hour hotline: 856-486-4444

  • Narcotics Anonymous of South Jersey: NA is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other to stay clean. There are no dues or fees. The only requirement for membership is the desire to stop using.

The Meeting Place

500 Centennial Boulevard, Voorhees, NJ 08043

In 2011, HOPE Church had the opportunity to purchase the property at the intersection of Centennial Boulevard and Cooper Road in Voorhees. Staying true to our vision of using the property to bless our community, The Meeting Place is home to multiple support and community groups with literally hundreds of people finding help, encouragement and friendship each week. 

 

AL-ANON

An Al-Anon support group meets each week at HOPE Church in Room 11 of the Voorhees Campus on Saturdays from 11am to 12:30pm

Al‑Anon is a mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. By sharing common experiences and applying the Al-Anon principles, families and friends of alcoholics can bring positive changes to their individual situations, whether or not the alcoholic admits the existence of a drinking problem or seeks help.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous (OA) meet each week at HOPE Church in Room 11 at the Voorhees Campus on Thursday from 9:30 to 11:30am.

Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who through shared experience, strength and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. There are no dues or fees for members; we are self-supporting through our own contributions, neither soliciting nor accepting outside donations. OA is not affiliated with any public or private organization, political movement, ideology, or religious doctrine; we take no position on outside issues. Our primary purpose is to abstain from compulsive eating and compulsive food behaviors and to carry the message of recovery through the Twelve Steps of OA to those who still suffer. 

Narcotics Anonymous

An open Narcotics Anonymous (NA) group meets at The Meeting Place (500 Centennial Boulevard, Voorhees, NJ 08043) each Tuesday evening from 7 to 8pm; Wednesday from 8:30 to 9:30pm; and Thursday evening from 6 to 7pm.

Narcotics Anonymous is a global, community-based organization with a multi-lingual and multicultural membership. NA was founded in 1953, and our membership growth was minimal during our initial twenty years as an organization. Since the publication of our Basic Text in 1983, the number of members and meetings has increased dramatically. Today, NA members hold more than 61,000 meetings weekly in 129 countries. We offer recovery from the effects of addiction through working a twelve-step program, including regular attendance at group meetings. The group atmosphere provides help from peers and offers an ongoing support network for addicts who wish to pursue and maintain a drug-free lifestyle. Our name, Narcotics Anonymous, is not meant to imply a focus on any particular drug; NA’s approach makes no distinction between drugs including alcohol. Membership is free, and we have no affiliation with any organizations outside of NA including governments, religions, law enforcement groups, or medical and psychiatric associations. Through all of our service efforts and our cooperation with others seeking to help addicts, we strive to reach a day when every addict in the world has an opportunity to experience our message of recovery in his or her own language and culture.

Alcoholics Anonymous for Women

An open Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) for Women group meets each Wednesday evening at The Meeting Place (700 Cooper Road, Voorhees) from 6 to 7pm.

Alcoholics Anonymous for Women® is a fellowship of  individuals who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. AA is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy, neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.

FOR INFORMATION ABOUT RENTAL OPPORTUNITIES AT THE MEETING PLACE, EMAIL FACILITIES COORDINATOR, ERICA DEPALMA.

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