Drugs and alcohol claim more than 135,000 lives each year in the United States alone; that’s 370 people each day, 15 people every hour. With the launch of an on-demand online resource center, Freedom From Addiction aims to destigmatize drug and alcohol addiction, inspire ownership and pride in recovery, and encourage sufferers of addiction to seek detoxification and treatment. By connecting those battling addiction with certified treatment and recovery centers, Freedom From Addiction seeks to save lives, one addict at a time, before they become a statistic.
What: Freedom From Addiction is launching an online resource platform that provides comprehensive information and utilizes the latest technology, trusted tools, and proven methods of detoxification and recovery in order to connect those living with addiction to certified treatment and recovery centers. Freedom From Addiction incorporates a variety of features including virtual sponsorship, blog-style story sharing, inspirational mobile text messaging, and interactive social media conversations (via #ShoutYourRecovery).
Who: Freedom From Addiction, the national leader in providing on-demand treatment resources and detoxification information for those suffering from substance abuse and drug addiction.
When: Beginning at 8:00 AM EST, December 14, 2015
Where: The Freedom From Addiction home page, https://www.freedomfromaddiction.com, or by calling the Freedom From Addiction toll free hotline, (844) HELP-NOW, connecting on Twitter and Instagram @ffasocial, or visiting Facebook at www.facebook.com/FFASocial.
About Freedom From Addiction
Freedom From Addiction is a national leader in providing critical information and on-demand resources to those suffering from substance abuse and drug addiction. Freedom From Addiction uses technology to educate and empower individuals and their families, loved ones, and communities on the path to recovery, one addict at a time.
Led by entrepreneur Peter Hamilton and a committed team of nationally recognized experts from every corner, Freedom From Addiction is a resource and awareness network founded upon one principle truth: addiction is a deadly disease that can and must be recognized and treated like any other ailment.
Freedom From Addiction is a safe meeting place for all, including addicts, their friends, and their families. Our members share stories, concerns, secrets, and hopes with empathy and without judgment. Treatment center representatives are available to anyone who wants to help.
Freedom From Addiction is a platform with the latest information on the trusted tools and proven methods of recovery and detoxification. We are a fellowship with reason to hope, a community of people who believe that addiction can be overcome with faith, trust, accountability, and dedication. Together, we proudly celebrate every success in the battle against addiction.
About Peter Hamilton
Peter Hamilton, born in 1972 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, is the Founder of Freedom From Addiction, a leading resource for those suffering from drug addiction and substance abuse. Hamilton founded FFA because of his own struggles with addiction and a desire to support others afflicted by the disease. Hamilton is a serial entrepreneur and a business prodigy who took a leadership role in growing an international import/export firm before he was 18 years old. Prior to founding Freedom From Addiction, Hamilton founded and managed successful payment processing firms in both California and Florida. Hamilton graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in Business Administration. He currently volunteers for the Drug Court of Dade County and acts as an advocate and motivational speaker at several treatment facilities. Hamilton lives in Miami Beach, Florida with his lovely wife and two beautiful children.
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