How are we handling the opioid overdose crisis? Local discussion

Three local professionals will discuss their experiences navigating the opioid crisis Monday evening at Ilsley Library at a talk about drug policy in Vermont.

Turning Point looks to grow, repair its Creek Road home

Three months after abandoning an effort to relocate its substance-use disorder programming to the former St. Mary’s School, Turning Point Center officials have settled on a more modest plan to expand and renovate the nonprofit’s current home at 54A Creek … (read more)

Former school won’t host recovery center after all

Officials cited a legal opinion that the property would be taxable based on its new use.

Chip Piper runs 135 miles, raises $30K for charity

Salisbury’s Chip Piper successfully completed the almost unimaginable feat of running 135 miles — five consecutive marathons in five days — in the Infinitus race at Ripton’s Silver Towers camp, held May 23-27.

Turning Point Center plan set for review

The Middlebury Development Review Board on June 12 will begin its review of a plan by the Turning Point Center of Addison County to relocate its substance-use disorder programming from 54 Creek Road to more spacious quarters at the former St. Mary’s Schoo … (read more)

Federal money is landing in county

Christmas was a little sweeter this year for the Turning Point Center of Addison County and other area nonprofits that thanks to big federal grants that will help advance major community projects that were on their wish lists.

Wallace takes reins of Turning Point Center

The Turning Point Center of Addison County will continue planning for a new headquarters under the leadership of a relatively new executive director.

Middlebury recovery center prospects get a boost

The Turning Point Center’s prospects of establishing a recovery center in the former St. Mary’s School in Middlebury got much better last week.

Recovery org casts wide net for expansion funding

The Turning Point Center of Addison County has scaled back its plans for the former St. Mary’s School building in Middlebury, and is diligently pursuing multiple funding sources for renovations that could allow the nonprofit to move into the building this … (read more)

Ultra-athlete runs for his late son, and for a cause

Chip Piper is gathering financial pledges for an Infinitus 88K Trail Marathon here in Addison County that he will run this coming May in memory of his son and for the benefit of the Turning Point Center of Addison County.

City police, Turning Point team up to offer quick help to those in crisis

Thanks to Turning Point Center of Addison County, Vergennes Police Department officers this week have new tools at their disposal that can help citizens in need — two iPads.

Turning Point offers 24-hour recovery coaching

MIDDLEBURY — For people in recovery, temptation never sleeps.Turning Point Center of Addison County (TPC) Executive Director Jennifer Mayhew knows this, and she and her staff are trying to do something about it. They announced last week the launch of a ne … (read more)

Former St. Mary’s School eyed as recovery center

MIDDLEBURY — The Turning Point Center of Addison County (TPC) is in talks with St. Mary’s Catholic Church parish for potential long-term use of the former St. Mary’s School building at 86 Shannon St. in Middlebury as a center for people recovering from su … (read more)

Mayhew named director of Turning Point Center

MIDDLEBURY — The Turning Point Center of Addison County welcomes incoming Executive Director Jennifer Mayhew of Bristol. Jenn assumed her role on November 16th. With a master’s in Public Health from the University of Vermont, Mayhew has a history of leadi … (read more)

Recovery center seeks new director

MIDDLEBURY — The Turning Point Center of Addison County (TPC) at 54 Creek Road in Middlebury is searching for a new executive director to coordinate programming for people recovering from addiction. The new hire will succeed Stacy Jones, who in two short … (read more)

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