LICADD is thrilled to welcome FIST, GGT and Open Arms EAP into the LICADD family. During Recovery Month, more than ever, we need to work hard to remove the stigma of substance use disorder and give people the freedom and confidence to reach out for help.
The share of drug overdose deaths in the state involving opioids increased to 85% in both 2020 and 2021
In 2021, 30 New Yorkers per 100,000 died from drug overdoses and 25 per 100,000 New Yorkers died from opioid overdoses
Clinical and EAP services provided via the hotline, individuals, groups, families and organizations in 2020
Education and training sessions provided for students, professionals and communities, servicing 7,504 community members