To provide hope by offering special support to New Jersey’s Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing citizens seeking alcoholism and drug addiction services.
The mission of Signs of Sobriety, Inc. is to empower the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing population by significantly reducing the risk factors that lead to alcohol and drug misuse, to support recovery efforts of those looking to overcome the disease of alcholism/addiction; and to provide hope and guidance to those affected by their substance abuse.
Prevention information, education, and alternative activities to schools and organizations that serve New Jersey’s Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing residents.
Consultation, Technical Assistance, and Training to professional groups on the unique communication, cultural and social needs of people who are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing.
Public Education & Information about the misuse of alcohol and other drugs.
Treatment Services for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing persons experiencing problems caused by the misuse of alcohol and other drugs.
Advocacy on Behalf of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Individuals and others affected by alcoholism and drug addiction to assure the availability of a continuum of appropriate, quality services.
Communication Access to 12 Step support group meetings and additional Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs (ATOD) services, through the provision of interpreting and C.A.R.T. services, and FM loop system loans.
Supportive Educational & Social Activities that offer a sober environment for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing persons in recovery and their family members.
Library of Resources – printed and video media are available for loan.