if you or a loved one is in crisis, please call or text:

  • Linda Labbe (860) 823-8771
  • Lisa Cote Johns (860) 908-3305

We are here for you. We are people like you. Let us be a resource.


CSO welcomes anyone who shares our passion to heal, educate, and support those struggling with addiction and their families, as well as our families who have lost their loved ones too soon to volunteer within our organization. Please contact our volunteer coordinator, Allan Selserman, to learn more.


Contact us if you have questions or if you are interested in booking a speaking event or an educational/community forum.



Community Speaks Out
214B Thames Street
Groton, CT 06340

narcan training

If you feel someone living in your home is at risk for an opioid/heroin overdose, having Narcan on hand and knowing how to administer it could save a life. For more information on training and how to receive a free Narcan Overdose Kit, please contact our Narcan Overdose Certified Trainer, Allan Selserman.