The Speakers Program, Straight Talk & Sober Living, carries an educating and motivational message to public events, community fairs, cable television, schools, Y's and service clubs, businesses and other audiences.
Articulate representatives discuss the pervasive social problem of addiction, how families can deal with a loved one's behaviors, ways for employers to help their workers, tackling the problem of driving under the influence, helping young people to steer clear of acquiring the disease, and other subjects.
For information and bookings, contact our Communications Office at 215-638-5200, x 146 or email
Our staff visit community centers and schools to educate all ages about addiction and treatment
Academic & Professional Training
We are an education center for professionals, graduate students and interns from across the region, in a range of medical, psychological and counseling pursuits. For updates on our training seminars and conferences, and to be added to the mailing list for professional training events, call us at 215-638-5200, x. 137, or send your inquiry and your contact information to email
Driving the Conversation
Our experienced staff reach out to audiences with a message of hope and help through the diversity of radio and video, the internet and print publications. Archives of media stories are available, along with newsletters and annual reports.
Dr. Dan Gottlieb (seen with program manager Dennis Franklin) hosts our staff for conversations on his public radio program Voices in the Family.
The Spirit of Sharing
The Foundation is very much a part of the communities where our families live and grow. Beyond the workplace - as well as during our daily mission - employees are always contributing to the betterment of others' lives. The Foundation appreciates the staff's generous participation in food and toy drives; helping the Salvation Army, veterans' families and local municipalities with holiday collections; volunteering for public television events and other initiatives.