Valley Hope, a nonprofit addiction treatment center, will highlight issues surrounding women and alcohol during National Alcohol Awareness Month in April.

The residential and outpatient addiction treatment association plans to provide expertise on topics including women and moderate versus heavy drinking, personal recovery stories, rising alcoholism rates among women and alcoholism, throughout the month of April.

“With alcohol misuse rates rising, women face particular challenges and health risks related to excessive drinking,” said Dr. Patrick Hall, executive vice president, Valley Hope. “We aim to help inform the public on this issue with a deep dive into topics that provide extended education and resources concerning women and alcohol.”

Visit throughout April to access information and resources related to women and alcohol. Explore Valley Hope’s Beyond the Valley blog for extensive resources and information for loved ones, families and the recovery community.

For more information on addiction, treatment and recovery, visit or for help 24/7 call (800) 544-5101.