Without Shame or Stigma, Addiction Treatments for Women

The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital District is hosting a free Lunch & Learn, April 7th 12:00-noon to 1:00pm in the training room of the Snoqualmie Fire Department, 37600 SE Snoqualmie Pkwy. Snoqualmie WA. The main presenter is Nicci Noteboon, Residency XII Marketing Communications Director, who will discuss the toll of substance abuse in our community and the unique treatment needs experienced by women. Lunch is free but you must RSVP no later than Tuesday April 5th at 5:00pm.

Snoqualmie, WA, April 01, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Women who experience drug and substance abuse have greater rates of depression, anxiety and suicidal tendencies than men. Learn more about the unique alcohol and substance abuse needs and treatments for women at the next “Lunch and Learn,” Thursday April 7th from noon to 1:00pm. Gina Hawkins and Nicci Noteboon from Residence XII will discuss and answer your questions about this disease which robs women of their futures and destroys families and communities.

The event, including lunch, is free to the public. To accommodate an expected larger than usual number of attendees, the location for this Lunch and Learn has moved to the Snoqualmie Fire Station, 37600 SE Snoqualmie Pkwy in Snoqualmie. Those wishing to attend must RSVP by no later than 5:00pm Tuesday April 5th to Philip Koziol at 425-831-2326.

Every other month Lunch and Learns are organized and hosted by the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital District. Catered lunch for the April 7th event is provided courtesy of Residence XII.


Operating the local hospital, emergency department, primary care and other clinics, the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital District provides professional care with a personal touch for the residents of the Snoqualmie Valley. Visit www.snoqualmiehospital.org, email info@snoqualmiehospital.org or call 425-831-3404.

Residence XII is a non-profit alcohol and chemical dependency treatment center located in Seattle. Residence XII offers programs for women that are abstinence-based using 12-step program principles which focus on the disease of addiction as well as self esteem, assertiveness, sober life skill, nutrition and relationship issues. For more information about Residence XII, call Nicci Noteboon at 1-800-776-5944 or visit http://www.residencexii.org
Snoqualmie Valley Hospital District
Scott Scowcroft