We All Know Someone

We All Know Someone – a friend, neighbor, or family member struggling with substance abuse. More and more people in our community are eliminating stigma and are offering help to those suffering from addiction with understanding, compassion, and dignity. You can help, too.

Click the images to see how people in our community are eliminating stigma and are offering help to those suffering from addiction with understanding, compassion, and dignity.

WAKS Video One
WAKS Video Two

“We all know someone. You may not know that someone but they are out there.”

WAKS Video Three

“… we also need to be a community that’s understanding and accepting of the fact that addiction is a disease and we need to be aware of all the treatment possibilities.”

How Can I Help?

Recovery 2-1-1 Helpline

Call 211 for information about local mental health and addiction treatment and support services 24 hours a day.

Crisis Text Line

Text 4hope to 741 741 at any time to get connected immediately to free, confidential, 24/7 support.

Treatment and Recovery Resources

An extensive guide including local and regional treatment and recovery support services.

Hancock County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS)

Visit the rest of our website for additional information and support.

Community Guidelines

In Hancock County no person is expendable. Download our community position paper.

Language Matters

Stigmatizing language reinforces negative stereotypes. “Person- first” language focuses on the person, not the disorder.

 

We All Know Someone is sponsored in part by Hancock County Job and Family Services.