Recovery Stories

Historic Global Addiction Recovery Event Draws Near

 NEWS RELEASE Contact: John Winslow Email: johnwinslow1949@gmail.com Phone: 443 880-2094 Historic Global Addiction Recovery Event Draws Near Key Monuments and Structures Around the World Will Illuminate in Purple on September 30th as Simulated Fireworks Fill the World’s Virtual Skies in Celebration of International Recovery Day. VIRGINIA BEACH, VA., July 30, 2020 –...

Angi’s Story

My name is Angi and today I’m grateful to be alive and sober. I was born into alcoholism and do not remember a time when alcohol was not present in my life. Like many kids that grew up around drinking and its consequences, I always...

Purple ~ symbolizing the addiction recovery movement

The United States' National Recovery Month was founded in 1989. Purple was selected as our recovery movement's official color: Subsequently, International Overdose Awareness Day (August 31), was established in 2001 to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of drug-related death. Today, the color...