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ARC Social Justice Scholarship Featured in Baltimore Business Journal

Amatus Recovery Centers was featured in this week’s Baltimore Business Journal in a short piece highlighting our Social Justice Scholarship. This summer, Amatus allotted a fund worth $750,000 to help communities of color find substance use treatment. The funds will allow for individuals to experience the full continuum of addiction-related care, from medical detox to…

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National Sober Day

Today (September 14th) is National Sober Day! It’s part of National Recovery Month, an observance created by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). National Sober Day—like National Recovery Month—breaks down stigmas about addiction and brings awareness to a widespread issue. SAMHSA found that in 2014, 20.2 million adults aged 18 or older…

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National Rehabilitation Week

This week is National Rehabilitation Awareness Week. The observance was created in 1976 by a small company called Allied Service in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Since then, it has grown into a national campaign to honor rehabilitation professionals and bring awareness to the need for rehab services. The dictionary definition of “rehabilitate” is “to restore or bring…