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A Black Recovery Experience

A Black Recovery Experience

The recovery community, in my experience, can be a welcoming and tolerant place, as prescribed by our principles and traditions — " the only requirement for membership is a desire..." — with a focus on our similarities rather than our differences. My quintessential...

Anti-Racism and Oppression Statement

Anti-Racism and Oppression Statement

As the events of the last weeks in Georgia, Minnesota, Louisville, and Toronto and the protests now happening worldwide have brought the issue of anti-Black racism and oppression to the public attention, the Renascent Diversity Committee and Senior Leadership have...

No One Said We Can’t Be Having Fun in Isolation

No One Said We Can’t Be Having Fun in Isolation

Yes, it’s a global pandemic, things are weird and scary and sad, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have fun in isolation. Living under the weight of all the bad and sad news isn’t sustainable — we all need a break! Here are some ways to lighten your days and have fun, despite it all:

Crack Addiction

Crack Addiction

Crack is considered the most addictive form of cocaine. The side effects and symptoms of addiction, including overdose, psychosis, and violent behaviour, also make it one of the most dangerous. If an addiction to crack is affecting your life, we understand and we can...