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Helping Hands Annual BBQ & Reverse Draw, May 2nd, 2013

Posted: Friday, April 5th, 2013

Join us for good food and fun at the Helping Hands Annual BBQ & Reverse Draw on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013!
For more information or tickets please call Jerry Bunker at 320-5569 or […] read more

STEPS Students speak to PARTS Coalition

Posted: Friday, June 22nd, 2012

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Salinas teens to take lead role at town hall meeting on youth drinking

Posted: Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Herald Staff Writer
They are gearing up to talk about the alcohol and drugs around them in the world. Though their topic is serious, they release a few giggles […] read more

Drug-Related Fatalities Top Deaths From Motor Vehicle Accidents

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011

Deaths caused by drugs have topped traffic-related deaths, an analysis by the Los Angeles Times concludes. The rise in drug-related deaths is due in large part to an increase in overdoses from prescription […] read more

Without funding, a recovery program for homeless families could lose everything.

Posted: Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Rachel Hernandez had been sleeping on the streets of Greenfield for a year when she became pregnant with her fourth child and decided it was time to quit meth. After enrolling in an […] read more

Social Host Ordinance unanimously approved by City Council

Posted: Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

The Salinas City Council approved a proposed fine increase to an underage drinking law in Salinas that would hit adults/parents who provide alcohol to minors. Sun Street Centers’ Safe Teens Empowerment Project (STEPS), […] read more

Local Attorney Group Named Business of the Year

Posted: Friday, May 6th, 2011

Sun Street Centers announced their Business of the Year recipient for 2011. Ottone Leach Olsen & Ray LLP was acknowledged yesterday at their law offices in Salinas for over 15 years of personal […] read more

Alcoholic Energy Drinks

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010

Article on Four Loko
I want to bring your attention to an issue that recently was featured in the article “Concern over alcoholic energy drinks after incident at Washington College” in the Monterey […] read more

Men in Recovery Meet the Governor

Posted: Sunday, September 12th, 2010

Sun Street Centers Celebrates Recovery Happens Month
Sun Street Centers began a month long celebration of Recovery from Alcohol and Drug addiction on the State Capital yesterday, along with thousands of others from […] read more

Helping Hands for Men in Recovery

Posted: Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Sun Street Centers Board of Directors received a donation of $5000 from the Helping Hands Foundation of Monterey County at their Board meeting on Tuesday evening. The donation is for Renovations for Recovery,  […] read more