Women often notice that mental health plays a role in how they use drugs or alcohol. Symptoms of anxiety, depression, or other mental health problems can lead to drinking or using in an attempt to feel better. Addiction can also be the driving force in declining mental health. “Sometimes it
Hello Alumni, I want to take a minute to recognize the amazing support that you provide to Recovery Acres and the people we help. Without your continued involvement, 1835 House would be a much different place, and not nearly as community and recovery focused as it is. Specifically, I want
See photos from Bob Unsworth’s Retirement Party:
Check out this article from CTV News with Angie Shilliday, crowned Mrs. Calgary 2010 and Mrs. Canada 2014. She helped renovate the CARE for Women house.
Here are some photos from our launch event for the CARE for Women program.
Here are some photos from our experience at Recovery Day in Calgary.
New addictions treatment program for women opens as demand soars A new addictions treatment program designed specifically for women has opened its doors as the province grapples with a growing demand for services to help individuals with drug and alcohol abuse problems. On Tuesday, the Recovery Acres Society unveiled its
Recovery Acres was in Metro News this week. Jeremy Simes interviews our program staff and describes a bit about how it works: New Calgary women’s addictions & mental health treatment facility launches Hearing, “Addictions is addictions and recovery is recovery,” never sat well with Janine Copeland. At the end of