RICARES has conducted focus groups throughout Rhode Island. Our initial findings can be found on our website.
Our work will prepare us to gather leaders throughout Rhode Island. These leaders can be people in recovery, they can be family members, they can be allies. We are all part of the same community, we all benefit when communities are healthy.
These leaders meet with other community members regularly.
Each quarter they come together to strategize around common themes. These themes all have one thing in common:
they impede the ability of people to sustain long term recovery.