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Our mission is to demonstrate the power and promise of recovery from addictions and its value to individuals, families and communities throughout New York State and the nation. We actively seek to advance public policies and practices that promote and support recovery.

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Recovery is Beautiful. Read Stories from Real People.

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Recovery has enabled me to be a part of, rather than apart from, and that feels really good!

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I drank with the best of them until I drank alone.

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Yes, I managed to look good on the outside, but inside I was drowning in fear, shame, loneliness, and overwhelming hopelessness.

Read Betty's Story

Recovery is Beautiful. Read Stories from Real People.

Matt's Story
Matt's Recovery Story

Recovery has enabled me to be a part of, rather than apart from, and that feels really good!

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Ruth's Story
Ruth Riddick

I drank with the best of them until I drank alone.

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Betty's Story
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Yes, I managed to look good on the outside, but inside I was drowning in fear, shame, loneliness, and overwhelming hopelessness.

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