Former Miss Americas support recovery efforts at Ventnor cafe

Former Miss Americas had an enlightening lunch Thursday, as several gathered at the Ventnor eatery that offers a place for those in recovery to work and get help. The Enlightened Café is the latest in several businesses built by Jennifer Hansen, who has covered the spectrum from housing those just out of rehab to giving … Read moreFormer Miss Americas support recovery efforts at Ventnor cafe

Atlantic City’s incoming casino expands employee pool to Drug Court

Newly named ‘Recovery Court’ gets help from Local 54, Hard Rock Atlantic and Cape May County Drug Court is getting a new name and offering new opportunities. Now known as Recovery Court, the program is partnering with the city’s casino union to train participants for work in the casino industry. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino … Read moreAtlantic City’s incoming casino expands employee pool to Drug Court

Recovery Force finding new way to help in addiction battle

When prescription drugs led to his younger brother’s death three years ago, Robert Catalano Jr. was surprised at how behind Atlantic County was in treating addiction. The clinical psychologist and Holy Spirit graduate had worked in the field for years in Pennsylvania. He even battled his own addiction to alcohol and cocaine. There are few … Read moreRecovery Force finding new way to help in addiction battle