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Forzato previously served as Deputy Chief of Statewide Drug Initiatives for the Attorney General. PHOTO: DANNY REMISHEVSKY 23/THE HAWK

St. Joe’s CARE receives grant to train substance abuse and recovery first responders

Ryan Mulligan September 16, 2020

The Center for Addiction and Recovery Education (CARE) received a $1.2 million grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Health to educate and train the state’s first responders in the fight against...

Quinones-Sanchez talks about her experience of addressing opioid issues in Kensington. PHOTO: LUKE MALANGA ’20/THE HAWK

Philadelphia councilwoman speaks on local effects of the opioid crisis

Allison Kite February 19, 2020

Maria Quinones-Sanchez, a Philadelphia councilmember, spoke on local issues surrounding the opioid crisis to a room of students and St. Joe’s community members in the North Lounge of the Campion...

Kensington, a neighborhood in Philadelphia located less than 10 miles east of St. Joes, has become the epicenter of the opioid crisis in Pennsylvania. COURTESY OF CITY OF PHILADELPHIA MAYORS OPIOID TASK FORCE REPORT

St. Joe’s launches Center for Addiction and Recovery Education

Luke Malanga December 3, 2019

The Institute of Clinical Bioethics (ICB) announced the creation of the Center for Addiction and Recovery Education (CARE) on Nov. 12. Stephen Forzato will be the first director of the newly established...

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