Walking side-by-side with you on your journey to recovery.

What Is Addiction?

Addiction is the most severe form of substance use disorder, associated with compulsive or uncontrolled use of one or more substances. It is a chronic brain disease that causes individuals to use substances despite negative consequences” (Facing Addiction with NCADD, About Addiction) For more information on addiction, as well as resources and links for at home assessments click here.

What Is An Opioid?

Opioids include legally prescribed drugs used for pain relief, such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine, morphine, and many others. They can also include illegal drugs such as heroin and fentanyl. They interact with nerve cells in the brain and body. Because they produce euphoria in addition to pain relief, they are prone to misuse. For more information on opioids, click here.

General Questions

What is the Chandler I AM Project?

The Chandler I AM Project offers hope, quality treatment, resources, and support for those affected by opioid addiction. We believe that every person should be afforded the opportunity to receive treatment regardless of their financial means.

How do I access services?

Visit the Chandler I AM Project any first or third Tuesday from 1-5pm. We are located at 1900 S. Arrowhead Drive, Chandler, AZ 85286.

Do I need to be a Chandler resident to access services?

No, you do not need to be a Chandler resident to access services.

Do I have to be a member of the church where Chandler I AM is located in order to receive services?

No, you do not have to be a member of the church to receive services.

Does a loved one or myself have to have opioid use disorder in order to receive services?

No, we will help anyone with a substance use disorder and/or family members who need resources.

Do you perform warrant checks?

No, there will be no warrant checks done. This is a place individuals can come and feel safe and not have to be fearful of arrests or other repercussions.

Recovery and Treatment

What is "Naloxone"?

Naloxone is a medication designed to rapidly reverse opioid overdose. It is an opioid antagonist—meaning that it binds to opioid receptors and can reverse and block the effects of other opioids. It can very quickly restore normal respiration to a person whose breathing has slowed or stopped as a result of overdosing with heroin or prescription opioid pain medications”. (National Institute On Drug Abuse, 2018). More information can be found at

How can I obtain "Naloxone"?

Naloxone is available over the counter at any pharmacy without a prescription, Sonoran Prevention Works , or Addiction Haven

Is family support important?

Yes, family support is very important not only for the individual but for the families as well. Often times the families are stuck feeling lost, helpless and confused and are in need of support as well. For more information and a great resources on family support please click on the following link:

Where can I find additional resources for recovery and treatment?

Onsite Support

What can I expect when I first arrive?
When you first arrive, you can expect to be greeted by one of our trained volunteers. All of our volunteers are dedicated to helping you and your loved ones during this process, they will walk with you side by side as you take this journey.
What can I expect from Onsite Support?
Our volunteers will provide an assessment in order to determine an individuals needs and what resources might be appropriate. Together you and the volunteer will develop a plan together.
Do you offer support and resources for family members?
Yes, family is always welcome and will also have support available to them during this process.
Is help available for children under the age of 18?

Yes , we are also available to provide resources and support for family members that have children under the age of 18.


How can I get involved?

Donations are always appreciated, as this is our way of helping individuals find the treatment they need without financial restrictions.

What volunteer opportunities do you have?

We can always use help during events to clean up, set up, tear down, etc.

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More Information?

If you have additional questions, please call us at (480) 382-9855, email or click the Ask A Questions button.

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