Amplifying prevention & recovery support
In the News

Demand to acquire and train on overdose-reversal drug booms as opioid epidemic rages - Oakland Press, 8/19/2019 Full article.

Many thanks to the Oakland Community Health Network for funding so that the Alliance can provide free trainings to all community members and businesses in Oakland County.
We have expanded our Family & Recovery Support Groups to include  all people affected by addiction  not just narcotics. In our efforts to shatter the stigma, we recognize that addiction is devastating to all members in a family as well as the communities that we live in.

  • September 9th-7:00-8:30 p.m - Grief Group- Royal Oak Community/Senior Center, 3500 Marais Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073  Led by Jan Ivinson, a mother who lost her son to the disease of addiction.

  • September 12th-7:00-8:30 p.m - North East/ North Oakland-Support Group - Orion Center - 1335 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48360 National Recovery month - panel speakers from those in recovery.

  • September 16th - 7:00-9:00 p.m - South East Support Group - 425 N. Main St., Clawson, MI 48017-Amy Buchanan - Ending the stigma, hope and recovery. Former Assistant Principal at Smith Middle School who was featured in the media recently that publicly revealed her addiction to prescription pain medication. Join us to hear her candid story about the chaos that comes with addiction and her inspiring change as she begins her recovery.

  • September 23rd- 7:00-9:00p.m - Central Region Support Group - McLaren Oakland, 64 N. Saginaw St, Pontiac 48342- - Raj Mehta - Shattering the myths and stigma surrounding addiction.

For directions and times, go to our calendar here or follow us on Facebook .
  • August 26 - Auburn Hills Fire Dept., Auburn Hills. Register
  • September 14 - Troy Civic Center, Troy Daze. Register
  • September 15 - Troy Civic Center, Troy Daze. Register
  • September 17 - Lamphere Administration Building, Madison Heights. Register
  • September 17 - Orion Center, Lake Orion. Register

For all Alliance Shatter the Stigma Support Groups & Free Community Narcan Trainings, go to our calendar here or follow us on Facebook .
Public Speaker for Youth: Person in Recovery Needed
The purpose of this position is to relinquish anonymity and recover out loud to increase public awareness about risks and consequences of underage drinking and substance use.

With 19 community prevention coalitions serving 55+ local communities in Oakland County, we are amplifying prevention efforts to keep our youth safe and healthy. Prevention works! Visit our website to connect with one in your neighborhood.
(248) 221-7101
Federal, State, and/or County funding has been provided through the Oakland Community Health Network
Office of Substance Use Disorders to support the project costs.