Phoenix House Joins National Drug Take-Back Day in Merrick, NY

Phoenix House staff join National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day in Merrick, collecting expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications with members of the Nassau County Police Department.

Fighting Addiction in Appalachia

Prescription drug addiction and poverty are ravaging communities like McDowell County, West Virginia. We must increase access to treatment in rural America.

How Did Wall Street’s Affluent Get Addicted to Opiates?

What we’re seeing on Wall Street is what we’re seeing among teenagers in Orange County, among veterans and active military personnel, among middle-aged women with chronic pain, among coal miners in West Virginia…the list goes on.

Zohydro: The FDA-Approved Prescription for Addiction

With a Senate investigation and a large turnout at the September FED UP! rally, we may be able to keep the next Zohydro-like opioid off the market. And we can finally hold FDA leadership accountable for a decade of disastrous opioid policies.

Fashion Meets Drug Addiction in a Film with a Purpose

Candyland shows a day in the life of Jack Smith, a handsome and successful guy with a deadly problem–addiction to a cocktail of prescription drugs.