News and Blog

Articles and information that we hope you’ll find interesting and useful.

Winter Dip raises over $29,000

Thank you to everyone who plunged, donated, supported our Winter Dips campaign to raise money for RecoveryBuild APG.  Our plungers included Bob Wirtshafter, Stephanie Briody, Talia Arone, Jen Plusch, Patrick Briody, Nikki Coates, Tyler Bridges and many other friends and family members who dipped with us over the winter months. Read the Cape Cod Chronicle

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Power of Peer Support Podcast

In this podcast we speak with Melissa Payne and Jeremy Wurzburg, two Duffy team members in the role of Recovery Support Navigator. Both in recovery themselves, Melissa and Jeremy share insights into the work they do and the value that their lived experiences bring to their roles. Jeremy discusses his work as part of the

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Teen’s Short Film Hauntingly Captures How A Pandemic Loop Feels

Excerpt from Huffington Post, Canada Edition Wake up. Reminisce. Be productive (or not). Yell endlessly into the void. Soul-crushing daily routine has become the norm during these months of pandemic isolation, and a Toronto-area teen has managed to capture the feelings of that endless loop in just three minutes. Liv McNeil, a 15-year-old student at

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Reaching Hard to Reach Teens During COVID

August 25, 2020 from 1:00-2:30 (EST)  the U.S. National Library of Medicine will be hosting a webinar about reaching teens with mental health challenges and substance use disorder in this time of COVID. Join them to learn about the innovative work being done by webinar presenters Stephanie Briody and Michelle Muffet-Lipinski. READ MORE. . . 

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