ONEONTA PIZZERIA PROVIDES 2ND CHANCE
"A slice of Hope, Recovery Friendly Employment in Oneonta, NY" is a new documentary about people in recovery and their recovery friendly employers in the small city of Oneonta. The documentary focuses on several local organizations and a small Main Street pizzeria who are giving people recovering from substance use a chance at improving their lives. Stable employment being a key component of long term recovery. View the trailer here and be sure to like and follow our Facebook page for updates on screenings across New York State and select film festivals. We welcome you to join us in the conversation about substance use in our communities and the possibilities that await for those in recovery. This documentary is directed and produced by Vecc Videography in cooperation with those organizations represented in the film. Vecc Videography is also the award-winning director and producer of Smacked Heroin Addiction & Recovery in Rural America – Documentary Film. LEAF Council on Alcoholism and AddictionsFriends of Recovery of Delaware and Otsego Counties, Inc. (FOR-DO)Sal's PizzeriaThe Otsego County Chamber…#RecoveryFriendlyEmployment #OneontaNY #OtsegoCoNY
Posted by A Slice of Hope, Recovery Friendly Employment in Oneonta, NY – Documentary on Thursday, April 18, 2019
ONEONTA – Common Council will view a prize-winning documentary, “A Slice of Hope: Recovery Friendly Employment in Oneonta,” at its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Common Council chambers.
The documentary was directed and produced by Jessica Vecchione in cooperation with LEAF, FOR-DO and the Otsego County Chamber of Commerce, and documents how Sal’s Pizza on Main Street, Oneonta, is giving a chance to people recovering from substance abuse.
“This is a powerful film which shows how a local small business can have a real impact on the lives of people struggling with addiction,” said Mayor Gary Herzig. “I am very proud of the entire team at Sal’s for their leadership in tackling the addiction epidemic that affects us all.”