Sussex County anti-drug program celebrates its first anniversary

Coordinated effort to confront local part of national epidemic Published Apr 5, 2017 at 1:17 pm (Updated Apr 5, 2017) By Liam Donovan Newton — Sussex County’s C.L.E.A.R. (Community, Law Enforcement, Addiction, Recovery) program celebrated its first anniversary at a press conference in Newton Municipal Building on Wednesday, March 29. “Everyone benefits when we help[…]

Recovery program makes a difference in its first year

Posted: Mar. 30, 2017 12:01 am It’s going to take a community to tackle the opioid use epidemic, and the Sussex County community is responding to that challenge. Celebrating the first year of the Community Law Enforcement Addiction Recovery program, organizers and supporters Wednesday lauded the early success of steering persons to recovery from their[…]

C.L.E.A.R. addiction recovery program set for expansion

By Joe Carlson New Jersey Herald Posted: Mar. 30, 2017 12:01 am NEWTON — During the first anniversary celebration for the Sussex County Community Law Enforcement Addiction Recovery program, Newton Police Chief Michael Richards announced that it would be expanding from his department to departments throughout the county. “We have identified several police departments where[…]

Oroho & Space Honor Sussex County Recovery Coaches, Local Law Enforcement for Efforts to Combat Addiction Crisis

March 29, 2017  Contact: Emily Everson / (609) 847-3600 Please Share: Senator Steven Oroho and Assemblyman Parker Space (both R-Sussex, Warren, Morris) released the following statement in commemoration of the First Anniversary of the establishment of the Sussex County Community Law Enforcement Addiction Recovery Program (CLEAR). Senator Oroho and Assemblyman Space were in attendance at a[…]

Motorcycle club to host ziti lunch to raise money for C.L.E.A.R. Program

HERALD STAFF REPORT newsroom@njherald.com Posted: Mar. 27, 2017 12:01 am HERALD STAFF REPORT newsroom@njherald.com HOPATCONG — The New Jersey Chapter of the Association of Recovering Motorcyclists will host its first baked ziti lunch in an effort to raise money for the Sussex County C.L.E.A.R. Program and the Center for Prevention and Counseling in Newton. The[…]

Honored by the Chamber of Commerce

The Sussex County C.L.E.A.R. Program was honored by the Sussex County Chamber of Commerce with the prestigious Chairman’s Award at their “Quality in Business… Quality in Living” dinner on Thursday, March 24, 2017 for having made an extraordinary contribution to the County in the last twelve months. C.L.E.A.R. is making a difference in Sussex County and was grateful[…]

Addiction recovery program seeks more coaches

By Joe Carlson New Jersey Herald Posted: Mar. 24, 2017 12:01 am NEWTON — Since its launch in July 2016, the Community Law Enforcement Addiction Recovery program has connected dozens of community members who want to start their recovery from addiction with coaches to help them along the way. With the program looking to expand,[…]