MANCHESTER, CT – October 19, 2018 – Dave Louden, Co-Founder and Partner at Fathom, was named today to the Board of Directors for the Root Center for Advanced Recovery, one of the leading opioid treatment organizations in the country.
Over the past year, Dave and the Fathom team have collaborated with the Root Center team to develop a new narrative, name, visual identity and brand strategy for the organization that had been known as the Hartford Dispensary for nearly 150 years.
“In our work together, we have built a strategic partnership with Dave and his colleagues at Fathom,” said Root Center President & CEO Steven Zuckerman. “As we seek to expand our services and our impact with new locations across the state, Dave will bring a crucial perspective and expertise to our board.”
Headquartered in Manchester, CT, the Root Center for Advanced Recovery has clinics in: Bristol, Hartford (3 locations), Manchester, New Britain, New London, Norwich, Torrington, and Willimantic. Today, the organization provides addiction treatment services that include medication-assisted treatment, intensive outpatient counseling, and mental health services for nearly 6,000 patients per day. In addition, the Root Center is adding services for adolescents and to treat a diverse array of emerging addictions.
“I am thrilled to join the board and support the life-saving work of the Root Center,” said Mr. Louden. “The organization already has an enormous impact on the communities it serves and has an opportunity to expand that impact significantly. I look forward to helping support this crucial mission.”