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September 6, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery

Community Discussion on Opioid Use & Treatment

This Thursday, Sept. 8, leaders in Vermont's social services, medical treatment and law enforcement sectors will participate in a panel discussion on the state of opioid use and treatment in the state.

July 15, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery

Hiring Employees in Recovery

Our Director of Human Resources, Theresa Lewber, shares her thoughts on Burlington Labs' longstanding practice of hiring employees in recovery.

July 6, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery

Community opiate discussion informs & connects experts & families

One of our employees reports on a recent panel discussion about the opiate epidemic in rural Vermont.

June 17, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery

Community Opiate Discussion in Hyde Park VT

The Lamoille County Sheriff's Department is organizing a Community Opiate Discussion on the evening of June 29.

May 4, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery, News

CFO Mickey Wiles on the proposed "Ban the Box Bill"

Burlington Labs' CFO, Mickey Wiles, testified before the Vermont Senate in support of a bill prohibiting employers from asking for criminal history information on initial job applications.

March 17, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery, Stories & Profiles

My Story: Climbing Out of Addiction, One Step at a Time

Maura McQuade, an Account Manager for Burlington Labs, tells her story of overcoming addiction.

March 10, 2016 | Giving Back, Addiction & Recovery

Burlington Labs Employees Help Make “VISION” a Reality

Rutland, VT's Project VISION is a community-based initiative that's had great success combating addiction and reducing drug-related crime. Here's how Burlington Labs is engaging with that effort.

March 2, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery

Burlington Labs to Participate in #BlackBalloonDay

This Sunday, March 6, anyone who has lost a friend or family member to addiction is encouraged to fly a black balloon outside their home. Burlington Labs Patient Service Centers will be promoting Black Balloon Day this Friday and into the weekend.

February 18, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery

"Light the Night for Recovery"

Turning Point Center of Bennington is organizing this vigil on March 12 to celebrate those whose lives we have lost too soon to the disease of addiction.

February 18, 2016 | Addiction & Recovery

Burlington Labs CEO Congratulates VPR

Our Co-Founder and CEO, Michael Casarico, congratulates Vermont Public Radio on winning the 2016 Jack Barry Award for excellence in communicating the value of long-term recovery.