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10 Make History as First Peer Supervisors in Arkansas

Peer Recovery in Arkansas continues to soar to historic heights as 10 veteran Peer Recovery Specialists have been promoted to supervisor positions. Jimmy McGill, State Opioid Response Coordinator and the state’s first Peer Recovery Specialist, said the Arkansas model’s success
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Arkansas Launches Peer Recovery Support Website provides critical recovery support services for Arkansans The Arkansas Peer Advisory Committee has launched a new website that provides public access to local information on recovery support services, as well as a safe space for Peer Recovery Specialists to
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Miss Arkansas 2019 Darynne Dahlem takes the Stop The Stigma! pledge. (From left, DHS Prescription Drug Overdose Project Director Helenia Valencino, Dahlem, Arkansas Drug Director Kirk Lane, and Jay Hill Director of the Division of Aging, Adult, & Behavioral Health Services

Miss Arkansas Pledges To ‘Stop Stigma’ Campaign

Recent history has shown that nearly everyone, from all aspects of society, is affected by substance abuse – commonly referred to as addiction. Whether it’s family members, friends, co-workers, neighbors, congregation members, or old schoolmates, we are all surrounded by
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