June 5, 2017, Shasta County Press Release: To help women who are looking for a change in their substance use, the Women’s Connect to Wellness and Recovery website was launched this week as www.WomensConnectShasta.com under Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency – Public Health Branch.
- The Women’s Connect to Wellness and Recovery website is available for women and their loved ones who are looking for more information about the benefits of addressing alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use. The website offers a list of community resources to help women, providers, or concerned family members or friends find and build available support systems for recovery. This resource provides a way for women to find more information and help anonymously, if they choose, without fear, judgement, prosecution, or shaming.
- “Making connections and finding support in our community is one of the most important factors for women to be successful in recovery,” said Tracy Osterday, RN, PHN, for Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency.
To learn more about how Shasta County residents can find resources and support for addressing their substance use or helping a loved one, visit www.WomensConnectShasta.com.