What is a Peer Led Recovery Center?

A Peer Led Recovery Center is a community resource which is open to all concerned with alcohol and drug addiction whether it if for one’s self or loved ones who battle the disease.  It is run by people who are in long term recovery.  It provides a safe, clean and sober location for people in…

Upcoming Event: New Year’s Alcathon and Gala

Being around sober people in recovery is very important around the holidays!  The Kittery Lion’s Club at 117 State Road in Kittery, Maine is having it’s Annual New Year’s Alcathon and Gala starting Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 6pm and going through til 11pm on Sunday, January 1, 2017.  Don’t spend your New Year’s Eve…

Recommended Documentary: Generation Found

I was so grateful to be able to watch the screening of this new documentary called Generation Found which was held at The Music Hall Loft in Portsmouth, NH last night.  It was an incredibly amazing, inspirational, and thought-provoking story about a community coming together to create a youth addiction recovery revolution in their hometown.  The large…

Upcoming Event: Fall Recovery Speaker Fest in Portsmouth, NH

On Saturday, October 15, 2016, Safe Harbor Recovery Center at 865 Islington Street in Portsmouth, NH will be hosting their Fall Recovery Speaker Fest from 12 pm – 4 pm.   There is no charge for this event and we will have an inspiring line up of speakers sharing their experience, strength, and hope about recovery from…

Celebrating Recovery Month!

September is National Recovery Month. This national observance (which American Society of Addiction Medicine is a proud planning partner of) was developed to educate the public that recovery from mental and/or substance use disorder is possible.  Over 23 million Americans are currently in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. The theme for this…

Upcoming Event: AA Loon Mountain 12 Step Festival on Oct 21-23, 2016

The AA (Alcohol Anonymous) Loon Mountain 12 Step Festival (Al-Anon members  are also welcome) will be held on October, 21, 22, 23 of 2016 at Woodward’s Resort in Lincoln, NH.  There will be speakers, fellowship, and fun! The Whole weekend is only $190 per person D.O. or $265 Single.  This price includes: Two night’s lodging…

Support Group: All Recovery Support Group Meetings

Have you ever heard of an All Recovery Support Group?  I never had until just recently and I think the concept sounds pretty cool. These meetings are based on the philosophy that people from every addiction recovery pathway have much in common and can benefit from sharing together. These meetings are open to anyone regardless…

Upcoming Event: Hope Floats Tubing Event in NH

The Granite State and Seacoast area of Narcotics Anonymous will be conducting a NA meeting on the water called “Hope Floats Tubing Event” on Sunday, August 28, 2016 from 12 pm – 5 pm at the Messer Street Boat Launch in Laconia, NH.  Bring your own tube to attend the NA meeting on the lake….

Upcoming Event: 2016 NH Al-Anon Convention in Nashua

The 33rd NH Al-Anon and Alateen Convention with AA participation called “Ways to Wisdom” will be held September 9 – 11, 2016 at the Courtyard by Marriott which is located at 2200 Southwood Drive in Nashua, New Hampshire.  It will be a weekend filled with fellowship, entertainment, member sharing, speakers and workshops.  If you have a…

Upcoming Event: Narcotic Anonymous Convention This Weekend in Nashua, NH

The Granite State Area of Narcotics Anonymous is holding their 9th Celebration of Recovery called “Leap of Faith” at the Radisson Nashua Hotel, 11 Tara Boulevard, Nashua, New Hampshire on August 5, 6, & 7, 2016.  This convention will have activities such as: Workshops & Marathon Meetings Clean Time Countdown & Banquet Merchandise Store Entertainment: Friday…