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We promote awareness, education, and prevention of unhealthy substance use in our community. We seek to reduce the stigma associated with substance use disorder and addiction. A coalition of concerned citizens and organizations, we bring our caring and expertise to the issue of substance use in Ipswich and surrounding communities.


Here is a selection of resources curated by Ipswich librarians.


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Dr. Steven Barrett

Dr. Carl Soderland

Michelle Lipinski - North Shore Recovery High School

stay aware. contact us today. 

Please contact us at or

Ipswich Aware

c/o Ipswich Family YMCA

110 County Road

Ipswich, MA 01938

978-867-1037(voice mail)

If you are in a crisis, please call 911. For 24 hour emergency assistance, please call the MDPH Disaster Distress Helpline, 1-800-985-5990

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Ipswich Aware is an Affiliate of the North Shore YMCA (501c3) 

Charity Registration No. 042104913

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