Society Of Americans For Recovery Soar

Society of Americans for Recovery (600 E. 14th Street, Des Moines, IA 50316; 515-265-7413) was founded by Harold E. Hughes, a former governor and senator from Iowa. It is a national grass-roots organization of concerned people whose aim is to prevent and treat dependence on alcohol and other drugs, and to educate the public about substance abuse and about its successful treatment. The organization sponsors regional conferences throughout the country and publishes a newsletter.

The organization lobbies to fight the stigma that society places on alcoholics and addicts, and it advocates and lobbies for more and better treatment. It also encourages people to learn more about addictions and recovery and to meet others who are active in communities on behalf of substance-abuse issues.

Alcohol No More

Alcohol No More

Do you love a drink from time to time? A lot of us do, often when socializing with acquaintances and loved ones. Drinking may be beneficial or harmful, depending upon your age and health status, and, naturally, how much you drink.

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