24/7 hotline

Suffolk County Health Committee Updated on 24/7 Substance Abuse Hotline

March 8, 2017

Riverhead, NY - With the one year anniversary of the Suffolk County 24/7 Substance Abuse Hotline approaching, Legislator William R. Spencer, M.D. invited Steve Chassman, Executive Director of LICADD, to come before the Health Committee on Thursday, March 2nd, to provide an update on the program. “The impact of substance abuse continues to devastate individuals,…

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A Message from the Executive Director

December 5, 2016

The holiday time has arrived once again. A time that is founded on quality time with family and the celebration of peace and charity. LICADD wishes a happy and healthy holiday time to all. However, we are also aware that there are individuals and families who will be void of peace and quality time this…

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Bellone, Officials Say Drug Hotline Is Live

April 19, 2016

Suffolk County officials and substance abuse providers recently jointly announced another initiative the County has undertaken to address the opioid epidemic plaguing the region and across the country. “Like many places in this country, Suffolk County is facing an opioid epidemic of historic proportions,” stated County Executive Steve Bellone. “We need to tackle this epidemic…

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