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Legal and Justice System Resources

The legal system can be difficult to navigate, whether you are waiting for a trial, held in corrections, on probation, or in the process of re-entering the community. You have rights in every entry or exit point in the system, and people to help you navigate....

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Recovery and Employment

All workers have a right to a fair wage, a safe workplace, respect, and dignity. For people in recovery, it’s especially important to feel supported and empowered at their place of work. All workers have a right to advocate for themselves for the treatment...

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Recovery and Education

Navigating college and higher education can be hard for anyone but navigating while in recovery can bring new challenges. Many colleges now offer student support groups and resources to help people pursuing degrees while in recovery. Wherever you...

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Recovery and Housing

Everyone in recovery has the right to safe and livable housing in Massachusetts, whether you are looking to rent or own, or to live in certified sober housing. In any phase of recovery, housing is important in making a person feel safe and connected to their...

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Recovery and Family Resources

Seeking treatment while balancing family, especially a new or growing family, can feel hard but there are resources available to help you. If you are pregnant and are looking for treatment options, the MA Substance Use Helpline can point you in the right...

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Treatment and Health Care

As you navigate treatment and recovery, you have rights and protections with your health care and health insurance. Health insurance can be hard to navigate, but state and private health insurance policies cover a variety of services for people...

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Treatment and Recovery Pathways

There is no “right” way to recover. Treatment and recovery don’t look the same for everyone. People with opioid use disorder (OUD) must be able to get accurate and unbiased information about the effectiveness of different treatment pathways....

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