Advocacy Advocacy - State

Is It Enough?

By Matt Hill On November 14th, Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer announced the state’s goal of cutting overdose deaths by 50% in the next 5 years. Anyone who cares about this national crisis would agree that this aggres­sive goal is exactly what we need. We should be excited that there will be more resources directed toward […]

Advocacy Advocacy - Local

Candidates in the Race for Washtenaw County Prosecutor

People with addiction have been marginalized by a punitive justice system that perpetuates stigma by approaching addiction as a moral issue rather than a chronic health condition. That marginalization often follows us into recovery, complicating our relationship with society and making good citizenship more difficult. Fortunately, here in Michigan we are able to make our […]