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Peer recovery coaching services
Online support groups and wellness classes
Volunteer and social activities
Access to community resources like housing and employment
This month, we’ve shared Cindy’s story with you because you understand how important it is to support long-term recovery in our community. Cindy’s story powerfully illustrates the millions of tiny moments that make up a life in recovery.
“My name is Cindy. I am 65 and my drug of choice has been alcohol since I was a young mother. I did not realize that I was an alcoholic until I started searching for an outpatient facility for my daughter when she was 19.
I had a prestigious career, lifestyle and home. I began going in and out of treatment and getting arrested for public intoxication and DWI's. 20 years ago, I was incarcerated with a 5-year sentence and 14 years later I was incarcerated with a 3-year sentence for DWI's. I paroled from Dallas to Austin thinking I could have a new lifestyle and get away from the things that triggered me. It took some time, but I started drinking again. READ MORE
Your donation today ensures that Communities for Recovery is there for Cindy and so many others during the moments in their recovery journey.