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Reflections on Buffalo Pride Week 2017

June 7th, 2017

Last weekend, 80 of Horizon’s employees participated in the annual Buffalo Pride Festival. One of Horizon’s team members, Steve, reflects on what Pride Week means to him as well as the impact he hopes it has on our communities. Hello team, I’ve been thinking a good deal about Horizon participating in the Buffalo Pride parade this […]

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Pride in Recovery Meetings Begin in the New Year

December 11th, 2015

Horizon is starting a new substance use treatment group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning individuals. When: Monday Evenings at 6:30 PM — beginning on Monday January 4, 2016 Where: Summer Street Recovery Center, 11 Summer Street, Buffalo, NY 14209 Who: Open to clients from ALL of the Horizon locations. Please note that clients must […]

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Escaping to Fit In: LGBT Teens and Substance Abuse

December 11th, 2015

Why LGBT Teens are at a Greater Risk for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Disorders As parents, we want to give our children every opportunity to lead a healthy and happy life. For teens that identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT), rates of depression and drug addiction are more prevalent than among heterosexual […]

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