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Connections: Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Recovery


Actor Richard Dreyfuss joins us; he's the keynote speaker at the upcoming East House Hope and Recovery Luncheon.

Dreyfuss talks about his work on the issue. We then discuss how housing is critical to recovery, and how treatment options are changing. Our guests:

  • Richard Dreyfuss
  • Jennifer Faringer, director of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence - Rochester Area
  • David Putney, director of community services and director of the Monroe County Office of Mental Health
  • Greg Soehner, president and CEO of East House
Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
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