A free program aimed at getting New Mexicans with substance use disorder on a path to treatment and recovery has nearly completed its first year. And since its launch in November 2020, the 5-Actions Program has helped hundreds of people begin to consider a life free from the use of drugs and alcohol. Read more
September is Suicide Prevention Awareness and Recovery Month, and the State of New Mexico has taken proactive measures to ensure help is just a phone call -or app download- away for those struggling with mental health issues. Watch interview
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham proclaimed September Recovery Month in New Mexico. Recovery Month serves as an opportunity to educate New Mexicans about substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders, the effectiveness of treatment and recovery services, and makes clear that recovery is possible. Read more about the Proclamation, and access the Proclamation here.
State Senator Martin Hickey, Dr. John Fitzgerald of the NM 5-Actions Program, and RALI’s Mark O’Brien discuss ways to support those struggling with addiction. Click here to watch the full video highlighting ways that you can support friends, family, and loved ones. Access the NM 5-Actions Program Here
Incrementan llamadas de emergencias en NM relacionadas con salud mental. En lo que va del año, se ha recibido un incremento de 10 mil llamadas de emergencia por intento de suicidio, problemas de ansiedad, salud mental y abuso de sustancias. Lee más…