News Archives

August 27, 2020: Liberation Programs Partners with Bridgeport Police Department, Patch

August 14, 2020: Fairfield Addiction Specialist: ‘Hopelessness’ Hurts Recovery, Could Make Us Drink Too MuchStamford Daily Voice

July 21, 2020: Community Fund of Darien Awards Nearly $700,000 in Grants to Non-ProfitsDarien Times

July 9, 2020: Darien Woman Appointed Board Chair of Liberation ProgramsDarien Times

May 14, 2020: John Hamilton on Lisa Wexler Radio Show, WICC Radio

February 6, 2020: New Haven is the First Police Department to Hand Out Harm Reduction KitsWFSB

January 15, 2020: Fairfield County Principal Prefers Cessation Over Consequence For Vaping StudentsDaily Voice Plus

January 2, 2020: Blumenthal Gathers Providers to Announce Additional $6 Million in Opioid FundingThe Day

May 29, 2019: Liberation Programs Honors Leading Experts on AdditionPatch

February 18, 2019: The Full Story – Interview with Chief Program & Innovation Officer, Bonni Hopkins, PhDWSHU Public Radio

December 8, 2018: Hospitals reduce ER visits with proactive community support, The Norwalk Hour

December 6, 2018: Prevention Council to Greenwich parents: It starts with you, Greenwich Time

October 24, 2018: Hamilton to Take Helm of Liberation Programs, Greenwich Sentinel

April 19, 2018: Liberation Programs to honor First Selectman Jayme Stevenson at June benefit, The Darien Times

November 11, 2016: Supply, attitudes abet opioid abuse in Greenwich,
Greenwich Times

September 21, 2016: A Success Story – Stamford Native Pens Memoir About His Journey to Sobriety During His Young Adulthood, The Stamford Advocate

Norwalk Substance Abuse Treatment Program Wins 3-Year Accreditation
By Donna Christopher, The Daily Voice | September 19, 2016 Read More >

Liberation Programs Publishes Memoir of Former Client from 40 Years Ago
Hamlet Hub | September 13, 2016 Read More >

Tony Savino, host of Viewpoint on WGCH Radio, interviews Alan Mathis and Malcolm J. Spears, Jr. about the publication of Biggie’s Chronicles, a memoir tracing Malcolm’s journey toward self discovery while growing up in the “new frontier” of social consciousness in the 60s and 70s. Aired on September 17, 2016. Listen Here.

Our Lives host Gwen Edwards interviews Malcolm J. Spears, Jr. and Liberation Programs’ President & CEO about Biggie’s Chronicles, Malcolm’s gritty and poignant account of his journey to recovery in the 60s and 70s in Stamford, CT. To view the Our Lives archives for the episode on September 10, 2016, Click Here. The interview comprises the second segment of the program at 12:50. (News12/Optimum subscribers)

WPKN Radio’s Valerie Richardson, host of Radio Something, interviews Malcolm J. Spears, Jr. about his new book, Biggie’s Chronicles, published by Liberation Programs. Aired on September 6, 2016. Listen Here.

Liberation Programs Receives $5,000 Grant from First County Bank Foundation
By Dan Arestia, The Darien Times | July 6, 2016 Read More >

Stamford Officials Discuss Drug, Alcohol Abuse
By Nora Naughton, The Stamford Advocate | June 17, 2016 Read More >

Liberation Programs ‘Spirit of Hope’ Benefit Brings Resources to the Fight against Addiction
GREENWICHFREEPRESS | May 8, 2016 Read More >

Survey of Drug Use in Greenwich CT
By Barbara Heins, Greenwich Patch | March 8, 2016 Read More >

Greenwich Launches New Program to Examine Heroin and Opioid Abuse
By Ken Borsuk, Connecticut Post | March 1, 2016 Read More >

Greenwich Tackles Opioid, Heroin Addiction With New Community Study
By Jay Polansky, The Daily Voice | March 1, 2016 Read More >

Tesei Announces Study on Opioid, Heroin Addiction in Greenwich
GREENWICH FREE PRESS | February 29, 2016 Read More >

Dr. Patti Juliana Joins Liberation Programs as Chief Program Officer
GREENWICH FREE PRESS | February 8, 2016 Read More >

In the Stamford Community – Women 4 Women
The Stamford Advocate | January 29, 2016 Read More >