Substance Abuse Treatment

The Department of Psychiatry at North Shore Medical Center collaborates with the Lynn Community Health Center and Salem Family Health Center to address the primary medical needs of people with chronic addictions. Additional resources for North Shore families include the Learn to Cope peer-run parent support group, which is specifically for families with a loved one battling a heroin or oxycontin addiction.

Learn to Cope featured on the Today Show

Kate Snow of The Today Show on NBC News produced a segment at NSMC Salem Hospital about Learn to Cope. Her piece ran in April 2014 and was part of a series on the national Oxycontin and heroin epidemic.
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Lynn Community Health Center
269 Union Street
Lynn, MA 01901
781.581.3900

Salem Family Health Center
47 Congress Street
Salem, MA 01970
978.744.8388

Learn to Cope North Shore
MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center
57 Highland Avenue Salem, MA 01970
508.801.3247