Addiction, Recovery & Workforce Resource Page

On July 13, 2017, Sunrise County Economic Council and the Community Caring Collaborative convened employers from all over Washington County for a summit on Addiction, Recovery and the Workforce at the University of Maine, Machias.  The purpose of this gathering was to engage businesses in dialog about hiring workers in recovery.  A team of presenters and panelists provided tools and resources to support employers and their employees in recovery.  Provided below are links to many of these resources, listed by presenter:

Charles Rudelitch, Executive Director of Sunrise County Economic Council

Marjorie Withers, LCPC

Heath Myers, Overdose Prevention Coordinator, Bangor Public Health and Community Services

For a complete list of presenters and panelists, download the Summit Schedule of Speakers