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…

Upcoming Event: Stand Up & Speak Out in Nashua, NH

Life is a Journey, Recovery is a Process. The Process Recovery Center presents Stand Up & Speak Out.  This event will be held at Greeley Park at 100 Concord Street in Nashua, NH on Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 10 am to 4pm.  The Process Recovery Center’s primary goal is to educate others about the disease of addiction,…

Upcoming Event: Rally4Recovery in Manchester, NH on Sept. 17th

Hope for NH Recovery is holding the 2016 Rally4Recovery event on September 17, 2016 from 11:30 am – 4:30 pm at Veteran’s Memorial Park at 889 Elm Street in Manchester, NH.  This event was created to celebrate the lives of people who are living in recovery.  It is a family-friendly event that will be filled…

Upcoming Event: Generation Found at The Music Hall in Portsmouth, NH

On Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 7pm at The Music Hall at 28 Chestnut Street in Portsmouth, NH will be showing “Generation Found.” The story is about a community that came together to create a youth addiction recovery revolution in their hometown of Houston, because they were devastated by an epidemic of addiction. They faced the…

Upcoming Event: Hungry for Hope

A benefit for Safe Harbor Recovery Center called “Hungry for Hope” will be held on the evening of Wednesday, September 14, 2016.  Please join them as they Harvest Hope for the opioid crisis in the Seacoast under the Harvest Moon at One Harbour Place in Portsmouth, NH. Numerous local restaurants, wine and beer vendors, and…

Support Group: Families Hoping and Coping

Families Hoping and Coping is a support group for family members and loved ones of those battling addiction. Do you have a family member or loved one struggling with alcohol, prescription drugs, opiates, heroin or any substance use disorders? Do you feel hopeless, lost, and not sure where to find resources or someone that understands?…

Support Group: Have You Heard Of SMART Recovery?

SMART Recovery is a self-empowering addiction recovery support group. The participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups. SMART Recovery helps people recover from all types of addiction and addictive behaviors, including: drug abuse, drug addiction, substance abuse, alcohol…

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…

Recommended Book: How Al-Anon Works

I highly recommend this book to anyone who worries about  a family member, loved-one, or friend that has any kind of addiction.  Al-Anon mainly focuses on helping families and friends of Alcoholics, but it is increasingly helping families and friends of Addicts as well.    This book has about 400 pages and it has so…

Recovery is a Life Long Process

“We suffered from a disease for which there is no known cure. It can however be arrested at some point, and recovery is then possible”. ~ Narcotics Anonymous   For people with addictions, recovery is a daily battle that they must constantly be diligent about fighting.  These practices really can help: Attending 12-step meetings regularly…