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  • Standing in Solidarity with Indigenous Communities

    Statement Toronto, ON, June 30, 2021 – With the recent discovery of unmarked graves at former residential schools in British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan, we continue to stand face-to-face with tragedy and Canada’s history of racism, violence, and cultural genocide toward Indigenous peoples. Today, Indigenous people continue to live with the very real impacts of systemic … Continued


    Yielding Award Winners Named at Renascent’s Guardian Angel Event

    On June 17, Renascent named the recipients of its 2021 Yielding Family Legacy Recovery Awards – T.P. Sheehan, Sullivan Treatment Centre, Volunteer; and Cynthia Langill, Graham Munro Treatment Centre, Addictions Counsellor and Registered Psychotherapist. The award winners were announced during Renascent’s annual Guardian Angel donor recognition event, which was held virtually for the second year. … Continued


    Dear Ed, From Michel

    In 1986, in Ottawa, living was not an option for me anymore. I didn’t know Ed, but I contacted him in Aurora through a friend of mine in Ottawa who was his brother-in-law at the time. I apparently called Ed in the middle of the night, and told him to come and get me because I was very … Continued


    Dr. Vera Tarman’s 10th Renascent-aversary

    Dr. Vera Tarman is celebrating a decade of work at Renascent! To mark the occasion, we asked her to answer a few questions from the famous Proust Questionnaire.   When and where were you happiest?   I have a number of moments when I am happy.  Most are when I am feeling grateful. I think the publication … Continued