Horizon Blog

The Good Climb: Challenge Your Physical & Mental Endurance

July 1st, 2022

Are you interested in pushing yourself to new heights, both mentally and physically? Do you want to strengthen your mental endurance while being supported by like-minded and encouraging individuals? The Good Climb Endurance Challenge is an opportunity for you to take yourself out of your comfort zone and become a better, stronger version of yourself. […]

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Horizon Health Awarded Grant to Increase Access to Mental Health Services

March 3rd, 2022

With the ongoing national mental health crisis, the need for access to services has never been greater. According to the National Institute of Mental Health Disorders, about 1 in 4 adults, or 26% of Americans, suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year. On a New York State level, 1 in 10 adults […]

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Breaking the World Record & the Stigma Surrounding Mental Health

July 29th, 2021

The Revelas Family is making a difference in the Western New York community. For the past 6 years, Nick, Savannah, and Ariana Revelas have hosted local basketball events in an effort to bring people together to have fun and support great causes. In 2017, however, the yearly basketball event took on a deeper meaning when […]

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Horizon’s Stronger Together Action Plan

March 31st, 2021

Horizon is committed to being an anti-racist, diverse, equitable, and inclusive organization. Through self-reflection and the following actions, we pledge to advance equity, racial justice, and equal opportunity for all. We can and will do better and hold ourselves accountable for measurable results and real change. The Horizon Stronger Together Action Plan advances diversity, equity, […]

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NYS Takes Action Against Fentanyl Overdoses

July 30th, 2020

NYS is taking action against the rise in fentanyl related overdoses. Last week, New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS) announced their new public awareness “Prevent Overdose” campaign. This new fentanyl campaign is designed to prevent overdose deaths and empower the public with information needed to help save lives. As we live […]

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Support & Treatment Available During COVID-19

April 13th, 2020

Horizon knows there are many challenges posed from COVID-19. Work, education, childcare and safety being a few that have disrupted our routine these past few weeks. However, taking care of yourself should not be one of them. We cannot emphasize it enough. You have to take care of yourself. If you are not well, whether […]

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Teleservices at Horizon

March 24th, 2020

During this difficult time, support and treatment are still available and needed more than ever. It is Horizon’s goal to continue operations and support services as safely as possible, and we are grateful for the technology that allows us to do so. Due to the current safety measures and need for continual support and treatment, […]

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Summer in the City: Substance Free Activities in Buffalo

June 14th, 2017

There are many ways to enjoy summer without using or abusing drugs or alcohol. The days are brighter, the weather is warmer, and there is not an ounce of snow in sight. Summer has officially made it to WNY. Now that we all don’t need to spend our weekends bundled under blankets, what do we […]

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