Community Organizations, Coalitions & Groups
Jolt Foundation was established by Blake and Tamara Olt after the death of their son Joshua Olt from an accidental heroin overdose.
Grief Recovery After a Substance Passing (GRASP)
GRASP was founded to help provide sources of help, compassion, and most of all, understanding, for families or individuals who have had a loved one die as a result of substance abuse or addiction.
Drug Policy Alliance
The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) is the nation's leading organization promoting drug policies that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights.
Broken No More
The mission of Broken No More is to provide support and guidance to those who have lost a loved one due to substance use, to advance the treatment of, and eventual cures for addiction / substance use disorder in a meaningful and useful way and to effect positive policy changes in the current failed war on drugs.
Chicago Recovery Alliance (CRA)
CRA is a racially and ethnically diverse group composed of people living with HIV and Drug Use, working in addiction treatment, health care, education, law, and other assorted areas who are interested in directly serving, supporting, educating, and advocating wiuth others to reduce the harms of drug use and abuse.
Live 4 Lali
Live4Lali works to raise awareness of substance use issues among individuals, families and communities to prevent use among youth and minimize the overall health, legal, emotional and social harms among individuals and families impacted by substance use.
The Dusty Roads Foundation is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping those suffering from addiction and alcoholism. They currently offer assistance with rehab and detox placements and transportation, treatment and halfway house fees, and organizing interventions. In the future, they hope to help those in early recovery with medical, dental and legal costs. Though focused on the citizens of Streator, Illinois and the surrounding areas, they do not turn anyone away.
Treatment and Rehabilitation Centers or Services
Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment Centers
Gateway Foundation is the largest nonprofit treatment provider in the country that specializes in the treatment of substance use disorders, providing treatment for men, women, adolescents, and clients diagnosed with co-occurring mental health disorders.
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