Our mission is to raise awareness in the Ephrata area regarding the use of heroin and other illegal drugs as well as the misuse of prescription medication, and alcohol. We will provide education, information and support to all in battling the disease of addiction in order to bring hope as well as fight drugs, and save lives. We meet monthly to discuss issues, share resources and create an action plan to educate, empower and heal those affected by addiction.

Learn more about the opioid/addiction issues in Ephrata and Lancaster County from LancasterOnline.

Our mission is to raise awareness in the Ephrata area regarding use of heroin and other illegal drugs as well as the misuse of prescription medication, and alcohol. We will provide education,information and support to all in battling the disease of addiction in order to bring hope as well as fight drugs, and save lives.

5 pillars

Prevention

Provide parents, families and friends with education and resources about risk factors leading to drug use and addiction, drug use recognition and interventions.

Learn about the Character Matters Program.

Treatment

Strive to assure timely, accessible and affordable treatment. identify community resources, gaps to resources, and how to address these issues. Inspire families and those in need to seek treatments and believe that they can succeed. Provide support to those in need to seek treatment and believe they can succeed. Provide support to those who have completed treatment to maintain sobriety by having sober living options and a vibrant community of support.

Law Enforcement

Reduce the number of overdoses and deaths through traditional policing and innovative strategies.

Harm Reduction

Build awareness through public education on the need to create safer environments for those affected by addiction illness.

Recovery

Inspire individuals and families to foster hope, reduce stigma, maintain sobriety and celebrate life.

Our Partners

CompassMark

CityGate

Wellspan Health

RASE Project

Northern Lancaster HUB

Ephrata Public Library

Ephrata Area School District