EAST BRIDGEWATER — EB HOPE’s Substance Abuse Community Outreach and Intervention Drop-In Center developed to help persons suffering from substance abuse disorders (SUDs), as well as to assist family members or friends of those suffering from SUDs, recently closed out the year having completed the first four of its open-house style 4-hour community outreach sessions. The Drop-In Center is held on the first and third Thursdays of each month at the Community Covenant Church, #400 Pleasant Street, East Bridgewater between the hours of 5 p.m. and 9 .pm. http://www.ebhopes.net/outreach.html
The Drop-In Center provides a wide-variety of services, including substance abuse experts, numerous substance abuse organizations in attendance, and support for those suffering from addiction as well as for those who have a loved-one or a close friend who is suffering from addiction. The EB HOPE outreach program is sponsored through the P.A.A.R.I., (Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative).