The recovery coaching program will train people who are in long-term recovery to help other Albertans struggling with addiction get well. This could include finding a sponsor, supporting treatment options and finding connections to community partners that help with housing, employment and more. A mixture of professional and volunteer coaches will begin engaging with the community in October. The goal is to expand the program throughout the province in the coming years. Read Full
The Alberta Addiction Service Providers Association received nearly $1 million to train and deploy recovery coaches in Calgary.
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