Substance Use Services
Recovery Coach Program with BridgewellNorth Shore Medical Center partners with Bridgewell, a Peabody-based nonprofit with extensive experience in providing treatment and housing for people recovering from substance use disorders, to provide recovery coaches for every person treated for an overdose in Union Hospital’s emergency room.
The Recovery Coach program offers 24/7 emergency response services. All recovery coaches have personally overcome their own addictions and can relate firsthand to those struggling after an overdose. NSMC and Nonprofit Join to Help Overdose Victims, Lynn Item
Learn to Cope support group
NSMC Salem Hospital
81 Highland Avenue
Salem, MA 01970
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.