We must be united in the war against addiction! My mission is to unite organizations,support groups, and everyone else who needs a helping hand. I am here to educate equip and develop a Recovery resource Network. My hope is that everyone gets the help they need and no one is left behind or alone in their fight for freedom from addiction. Join me and lets fight the good fight! Our Philosophy: Instigate, Agitate, Educate, and Liberate!
The Council is happy to be partnering with The Philadelphia Police department for PAD (Police-Assisted Diversion) program in an effort to redirect low-level offenders to community-based services. Instead of prosecution and jail time, offenders are offered connections to social services.
The PAD program is currently seeking a 2nd shift coordinator to join our team!
Check out the article below for an in depth look at the PAD program and its benefits:
In Kensington, police offer drug users help instead of...
As Philadelphia works to connect more people in Kensington who struggle with opioid addiction to health care and social services, it's getting help from an unlikely partner: the Philadelphia Police Department. Instead of charging them with...
The Council of Southeast Pennsylvania and PRO-ACTvalues the many individuals in recovery, our friends and family in recovery, sponsors, and the five-county region in which we operate that has embraced our services. We are forward thinking in our approach and embrace all pathways to recovery.
Employment opportunities exist in our Philadelphia, Chester, Bucks and Montgomery County locations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.
February Program Highlights
Parents of youth ages 10-14, please join us as we offer this FREE program in Bucks County.
SFP 10-14 builds communication and allows parents and youth to practice skills with learning games and family projects.
For more information about our Strengthening Families Program ClickHERE
Adventures in Recovery: Winter Hike
When: Saturday, February 16th, 2019
Where: Lake Nockamixon: Tower Road
Parking Lot 59, 1 Fink Dr. Ottsville, PA
Please contact, Per Hagen at 610-675-4208 or Stacey at 267-736-0305 for more information!
Family Support Group
A safe place for family members to come together to offer suggestions, strength and hope!
When: Wednesdays 6:30pm-8:30pm
Where: Southern Bucks Recovery
1286 Veterans Highway, Suit D-6
Bristol, PA 19007
Click HERE to join the Living Hopeful Facebook support group
Opioids, Vaping and Other Drugs Community Event
When: Monday, February 25th
Where: Central Bucks High School South, 1100
Folly Road, Warrington PA
Keep an eye out for our staff, David Fialko, Internationally Certified Prevention Specialist, who will be presenting a Vaping Prevention Workshop
Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser!
When: Saturday, February 23, 2019 6:00PM- 9:00PM
Where: St. Johns United Church, 500 Main St, Lansdale, PA
Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased by contacting Per Hagen (610-675-4208), John Ward (267-250-4972), or Jim Duffy (215-292-3986)
Taking a look back....
Members of the Council joined The Philadelphia Resilience Project for a community clean up!
The Philadelphia Resilience Project is the City’s unified approach to tackle the opioid crisis.
"Young People Can Change the World!"
PRO-ACT and our amazing volunteers participated in MLK Day of Service at Girard College
David Fialko, Internationally Certified Prevention Specialist, on 2019 State of Tobacco Control report:
Report: Pennsylvania must do more to address tobacco use
Pennsylvania is failing in several areas to reduce and prevent tobacco use, and address the e-cigarette "epidemic" among youth, according to the American Lung Association's 2019 State of Tobacco Control report. Pennsylvania is failing in several...