Dec 01, 2010 — Spectrum Awarded $300,000 Grant from the U.S. Department of Justice

Spectrum Health Systems recently received  a $300,000 grant award from the Office of Justice Programs at the U.S. Department of Justice to implement a cutting-edge peer mentoring program for prisoners with substance use disorders in Massachusetts.
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Nov 09, 2010 — Spectrum Helps Veterans and Families Heal from Substance Abuse and Trauma

Spectrum Health Systems recently co-sponsored with Veterans, Inc. a one-day conference entitled, “After the Return Home: Helping Veterans and Families Heal from Substance Abuse and Trauma.”
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Oct 28, 2010 — Spectrum Health Systems Wins Two Contracts in Maine

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. was recently awarded two contracts in Maine. In August, Spectrum was selected by the Maine Department of Corrections to operate an assessment and reentry case management program to prepare male and female inmates at the Maine Correctional Center for successful reintegration upon release.
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Oct 19, 2010 — Spectrum Annual Meeting Highlights National Expansion

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. held its annual meeting at the Beechwood Hotel in Worcester, Massachusetts on October 5, 2010, featuring guest speaker Worcester District Attorney (Middle District) Joseph Early Jr. and remarks from Governor Deval Patrick.
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Sep 23, 2010 — Spectrum Announces Call for Presentations for 3rd Women’s Treatment Conference

Spectrum's third Women’s Treatment Conference will be held May 5-6, 2011 at the Double Tree Hotel in Westborough, Massachusetts. Presentation proposals are now being accepted on “Breaking the Cycle of Co-occurring Disorders in Women.”  Presentations exploring lessons learned and new innovative partnerships that improve access to needed services locally, regionally and nationally for women with co-occurring disorders are invited.
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Sep 21, 2010 — Spectrum at Rhode Island Rally for Recovery

Spectrum Health Systems participated in Rhode Island’s annual Rally for Recovery, held on Saturday, September 11, 2010, at Roger Williams National Memorial Park in Providence. The event is part of Rhode Island’s celebration of National Recovery Month and supports those who have achieved and those who are seeking long-term recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.
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Sep 10, 2010 — Spectrum's Director of Outpatient Services Chosen as Worcester Business Journal “40 Under Forty” Honoree

Kristin Nolan, Spectrum’s director of outpatient services, was recently selected as one of the Worcester Business Journal’s “40 Under Forty” honorees.  The Worcester Business Journal states that this annual award is presented to “individuals who, though early in their professional careers, have nonetheless shown every sign that they have what it takes to be leaders within their fields.”
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Jul 07, 2010 — Spectrum Health Systems Presents at APAI Conference

Spectrum Health Systems recently participated in the 26th Annual Association of Paroling Authorities International (APAI) Training Conference in Savannah, Georgia, as both a presenter and exhibitor.
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Jun 23, 2010 — Spectrum Health Systems Announces Key Appointments

Spectrum Health Systems recently announced several key appointments within the substance abuse and mental health treatment provider's corporate management.
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May 26, 2010 — Spectrum Holds Dedication for New Women & Children’s Center

Spectrum Health Systems has officially dedicated its new, $2.5 million, 18,000-sq.-ft. Women & Children’s Center, naming the facility Giblin House in honor of Kevin Giblin, a long-time supporter and generous donor to Spectrum’s mission.
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May 26, 2010 — Secretary of Health and Human Services Visits Peer Recovery Support Center

Massachusetts Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. JudyAnn Bigby recently toured the Recovery Connection peer recovery support center in Marlborough, Massachusetts, meeting with members from five different peer recovery support centers located around the Commonwealth.
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Apr 15, 2010 — Spectrum's Training Programs Benefit Staff and Correctional Officers Alike

With a network of substance abuse treatment programs currently operating in eight states, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. has developed and fine-tuned its recruitment, training and retention strategies over many years.
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Jan 14, 2010 — Spectrum's Affordable Housing Project Gets Boost from MassHousing

Spectrum Health Systems was recently awarded a $75,000 grant from the Center for Community Recovery Innovations (CCRI) at MassHousing to develop affordable housing for individuals in recovery. CCRI is a nonprofit subsidiary of MassHousing working to increase the availability of affordable alcohol and drug free housing in Massachusetts. This funding will support renovation activities at Spectrum's new affordable housing project in Worcester.
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