I am an addict in recovery

  When Kaylee Wenner walked out of Eddie Warrior Correctional Facility on Oct. 3, 2019, after one year of incarceration, she knew she never wanted to return to prison. Originally from Moore, Wenner had a friend who told her about Resonance Center for Women and its Take 2 Cafe that provides employment opportunities for women recently released from prison. (www.tulsapeople.com)

Sen. McConnell gives remarks at conference focused on getting Kentuckians in recovery back to work  

     LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – Tuesday afternoon, Senator Mitch McConnell spoke at a conference about addiction recovery in the workplace. The focus of the meeting was getting Kentuckians in recovery back to work.(www.wymt.com)

 Addiction recovery involves other loved ones as well  

        MANSFIELD — Social media is full of posts about celebrities going to luxurious rehab spas where beautiful surroundings, delicious food, and adventure therapy help them in addiction.(https://www.richlandsource.com)

New alcohol, drug addiction treatment center opens in International Park

     A new alcohol and drug outpatient treatment center will open its doors for business Wednesday in Hoover.The Birmingham Recovery Center is in a 7,500-square-foot building in the International Park office complex off Acton Road that formerly was home to Noah’s Event Venue. A ribbon-cutting was held Tuesday morning.(https://hooversun.com)

Dave Attridge, the founder of local addiction recovery network, has died

      The founder of Recovery Now NY, Dave Attridge, has died. Attridge started the nonprofit in 2017 to support addicts and their families.Attridge died in Florida on May 29 after complications from a stroke. He was 50.Attridge teamed up with the town of Gates and the Gates Police Department to open a drop-in center for addicts and their families called Gates to Recovery.(https://www.wxxinews.org)