Category: In The News: Stories, Enlightenment & Inspiration

How Vermonters Are Navigating Opioid Recovery Amid The Pandemic
The number of opioid overdoses in Vermont continues to climb, and the isolation brought by the winter and the pandemic makes things difficult for those in recovery, and those trying [...]
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U.S. Attorney announces opening of groundbreaking recovery program based in Lamoille County
Today U.S. Attorney Christina E. Nolan announced the opening of a groundbreaking recovery program designed to serve women with complex trauma histories, such as domestic violence, physical violence, sexual violence, [...]
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In Memory Of Bernie Juskiewicz
A few weeks ago, we lost a central member of our team and a very dear friend. Bernie Juskiewicz was not only a volunteer for Jenna’s Promise, he was one [...]
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Johnson project aims to provide shelter, work for people in recovery
The battle against opioid addiction has many fronts — from prevention to law enforcement to treatment. Our Ike Bendavid has the story of one Vermont couple that has made it [...]
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Sharing Stories of Love, Grief and Hope From the Opioid Crisis
The headlines are full of stories about the opioid epidemic: about doctors overprescribing pills, lawsuits against drugmakers and the astronomical cost to our social-services safety net. The obituaries are full [...]
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Building a Recovery Supportive Community
A Remarkable Accomplishment Unfolding in North Central Vermont! Join host Ed Baker and his trailblazing guests Daniel Franklin, Executive Director at the well-established North Central Vermont Recovery Center providing a [...]
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‘Jenna’s House’ looks to be new community safe haven
In June, Greg and Dawn Tatro stood beside Governor Phil Scott as he signed a new bill into law aimed at preventing substance abuse and reducing opioid-related deaths in Vermont. [...]
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Work to transform former church to “Jenna’s House” begins
This week, work begins on a new community center in Johnson and we got an exclusive look inside the space. A local non-profit, Jenna’s Promise, recently purchased the former St. [...]
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Opioid forum breaks down stigmas of substance misuse
Dawn and Greg Tatro know about battling substance use disorder all too well. “The best way that I can describe our journey is like a wild roller coaster,” Dawn Tatro [...]
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Scott signs legislation to consolidate addiction prevention efforts
HYDE PARK, Vt. – Gov. Phil Scott signed a bill Tuesday aimed at uniting partners in the fight against opioid addiction. The legislation creates a substance misuse prevention advisory council [...]
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