WRDE: More Overdoses Happening in Delaware, but Help is Still Available

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GEORGETOWN, Del.- With a lot of public gatherings canceled, Delaware has seen a spike in overdoses and relapses, unfortunately this means many people are struggling with their battles of addiction. But luckily for them, there are still places for them to seek help. One place people can reach out to is organizations like Sun Behavioral Delaware for help… continue reading »

Coronavirus: What You Need to Know from SUN Behavioral

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The coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to present unique and rapidly changing challenges. SUN remains committed to responding quickly and responsibly to the needs of its staff, patients and their loved ones. All Casual Visitation to the Hospital has been Suspended Family modes of communication with loved ones include extended tele-visitation times throughout the day and access… continue reading »

November 23 is International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

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Losing someone you love to suicide is a devastating, life-changing experience. But you are never alone. There is great comfort in community, especially during times when we struggle to find understanding and hope. That’s why the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention hosts hundreds of Survivor Day events around the world every year. Come together to… continue reading »

Dispose of Unwanted Medications at SUN Delaware

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Bring your unwanted medication to SUN Delaware for safe, convenient and free disposal of it. No questions asked. The community is now able to bring unused or expired medications to SUN Delaware for safe disposal. As Georgetown’s only official Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) year-long, take-back site, we give our community a convenient, responsible way to… continue reading »

Coastal Point: SUN Behavioral Health joins Drug Take Back Day in Georgetown

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Area residents can dispose of unused medications, receive training for naloxone use and be assessed for substance use disorder or mental-health problems, all free of charge, on Oct. 26 at SUN Behavioral Health Delaware in Georgetown. “They can’t dispose of heroin. I had somebody ask that. But they can dispose of prescription or over-the-counter medications,… continue reading »

SUN Presenting at Sussex County Today and Tomorrow Conference

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SUN Delaware Director of Development Erin Willis will present at the Sussex County Today and Tomorrow Conference on Wednesday, October 30, 2019. Erin will speak about the transportation needs of the community and SUN Delaware’s response to that by developing a transportation route for our outpatient program to better meet our patients’ needs. The overall… continue reading »

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is October 26

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Bring unused or expired medication to SUN Delaware for safe disposal. As Georgetown’s only official Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) year-long take back site, we give our community a safe, convenient and responsible way to dispose of prescription medications before they get into the wrong hands. WHEN Saturday, October 26, 2019 10 a.m.-2 p.m. WHERE SUN… continue reading »

Suicide Prevention Month

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Suicidal thoughts, like mental health issues, can affect anyone regardless of age, gender or background. The 10th leading cause of death in the U.S., suicide claimed more than 47,000 American lives in 2017, leaving behind thousands of friends and family members to navigate the loss. Often, those suicide loss survivors are left in the dark,… continue reading »