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Helpline Champion Workshop Series, Session 4

The Helpline Champion workshop series is an interactive, online space designed bring together current and new Champions. In four sessions, we will learn about the MA Substance Use Helpline and the Champion program and build relationships and skills to support Helpline Champions in their outreach across Massachusetts.

Each of the four sessions will be held over Zoom to ensure the safety of all while we maintain COVID-19 protocols and to allow Champions from across the state to meet, learn from, and inspire one another.

Session 4: Helpline Overview & Looking Forward
Meet our Screening and Information Specialists! Learn more and feel confident sharing about Helpline values, services, staff, and website navigation. We will think through how we want to stay connected moving forward.

Helpline Champion Workshop Series, Session 3

The Helpline Champion workshop series is an interactive, online space designed bring together current and new Champions. In four sessions, we will learn about the MA Substance Use Helpline and the Champion program and build relationships and skills to support Helpline Champions in their outreach across Massachusetts.

Each of the four sessions will be held over Zoom to ensure the safety of all while we maintain COVID-19 protocols and to allow Champions from across the state to meet, learn from, and inspire one another.

Session 3: Outreach Approaches & Strategies
Hear from current Champions about how they outreach for the Helpline. We will examine: What are and where are the needs in my community? What is my outreach style? How can I integrate it into my day-to-day life? Where will I begin?

Helpline Champion Workshop Series, Session 2

The Helpline Champion workshop series is an interactive, online space designed bring together current and new Champions. In four sessions, we will learn about the MA Substance Use Helpline and the Champion program and build relationships and skills to support Helpline Champions in their outreach across Massachusetts.

Each of the four sessions will be held over Zoom to ensure the safety of all while we maintain COVID-19 protocols and to allow Champions from across the state to meet, learn from, and inspire one another.

Session 2: Community Mapping
Community mapping overview and why it is helpful. We will look at: What communities am I part of? Who do I know? Where are the spaces I connect with people?

Helpline Champion Workshop Series, Session 1

The Helpline Champion workshop series is an interactive, online space designed bring together current and new Champions. In four sessions, we will learn about the MA Substance Use Helpline and the Champion program and build relationships and skills to support Helpline Champions in their outreach across Massachusetts.

Each of the four sessions will be held over Zoom to ensure the safety of all while we maintain COVID-19 protocols and to allow Champions from across the state to meet, learn from, and inspire one another.

Session 1: Building Relationships
Brief overview of the Helpline and the Champions program. We will share what motivates us to do this work and who has inspired us in our life.

Allston-Brighton Recovery Celebration

Hosted by Allston Brighton PAUSES (formerly the AB Substance Abuse Task Force), this is an occasion to come together and celebrate National Recovery Month with our neighbors, friends, employees, family, children and pets! Speakers, Resources, Fun, Food, Music and More!

2nd Annual Night of Hope

The Night of Hope Event will take place on Sunday, September 26, 2021 for National Recovery Month. It will start at 6:00 pm at Lynnfield Middle School as a walk to the Town Common. A guest speaker and remarks from town officials will follow. Join The Think of Michael Foundation and A Healthy Lynnfield in celebrating those in recovery. By walking with us, you help show your support as a community and reduce the stigma associated with addiction.

Fall River Recovery Day Event

Steppingstone’s Peer to Peer Recovery Support Center and local stakeholders are planning a recovery day event in Fall River, in support of those who are in recovery from a substance use disorder.

The event will feature volunteers holding signs with messages of celebration and sharing the good news that recovery is real in our community. Kick-off is at 11 am at Government Center where signs will be handed out and locations assigned for the afternoon of celebration.

We received a warm and positive community response last year, and its our hope to show a larger representation of Fall River’s Recovery Community and It’s Allies.

JOIN US!!!

Holyoke Recovery Day

Join us for Recovery Day! We begin with a march from Heritage State Park to Veterans Park at noon. Don’t wish to march? Just come on down to Veterans park at around 1pm, when the celebration will begin.

Nubian Square Recovery Day Event

Every person, every family, every community. There will be resource tables, entertainment, music, food, fun, & more. From 6-8pm, join us for an evening Outreach Walkthrough.