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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Posted: Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

April 30, 2016 is The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.  This campaign aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about […] read more

Finding Fulfillment – March 2016 Newsletter

Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2016

Check out our March 2016 issue of Sun Street Centers’ Quarterly Newsletter!
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PARTS Newsletter – March 2016

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2016

Check out the March 2016 issue of the PARTS Newsletter!
March 2016 – PARTS Newsletter
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Monterey County Jail inmates seek a better path to future at job fair

Posted: Friday, January 29th, 2016

Via The Monterey County Herald:
Salinas >> Manuel Cortez spent Thursday morning motivated by the prospects of landing a job, as soon as he gets out of jail.
Cortez was among about 50 […] read more

Roberto Garcia to Retire from Sun Street Centers

Posted: Friday, January 29th, 2016

Salinas, CA – January 2016
Please join us in extending best wishes to Roberto Garcia.  After 15 years of service Roberto is retiring from his position as Program Manager of the Men’s Residential […] read more

Powerball frenzy can trip up problem gamblers

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Addiction specialist, Gordon Horne, speaks about the triggers of addiction with gambling.  “The lie is that you can’t get better, the truth is you can.” […] read more

For Some, the Holidays Bring Both Joy and Pain…

Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

Christmas and Addicts

I met Michael Acosta at Sun Street Center’s Pueblo del Mar residential facility for recovering addicts. The Center’s Christmas Party was about to begin. Michael was dressed as one of […] read more

Home for the Holidays – December 2015 Newsletter

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Check out our December 2015 issue of Sun Street Centers’ Quarterly Newsletter!
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Monterey County Gives! Nov. 12th – Dec. 31st

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2015

Monterey County Gives is a collaborative effort between Monterey County Weekly, Community Foundation for Monterey County, and Monterey Peninsula Foundation.
The annual Monterey County Gives Campaign kicks off on November 12th, 2015.
Monterey […] read more

New Monterey County program aims to reduce DUI recidivism

Posted: Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Treatment programs are focus
SALINAS, Calif. —A recently launched Monterey County program is aimed at DUI prevention.
The program replaces automatically sending repeat offenders to jail with treatment programs including rehabilitation. […] read more