Warrior Spotlight: Meet Kate Favata, Community Relations Liaison

By katefavata | Sep 02, 2021

I grew up in a middle-class family about 10 minutes from CleanSlate’s Wilkes-Barre center. Growing up, my neighborhood seemed like the perfect suburban community. My parents didn’t lock their doors and loved their country and neighbors. The only reference to drug education we had was Nancy Reagan’s, “Just Say No” campaign and most people in […]

What to Do If You Suspect a Friend or Family Member is Using Drugs

By katefavata | Nov 04, 2021

More than 20 million Americans struggle with addiction, but only 1 in 10 who need treatment receive it. Addiction is not a problem that only happens to other people. On the contrary, it’s likely someone we know could be struggling with the disease. You may wonder if you’re overreacting to a loved one’s substance use, […]