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As of July 9, 2015, the Women’s Recovery Community Center is a Level III member of the Pennsylvania Alliance of Recovery Residences (PARR) and the National Alliance of Recovery Residences (NARR). This certification represents the quality of our facility and the programming we offer to its residents. The Women’s Recovery Community Center is a safe haven for women seeking recovery support in Central Bucks County. We accomplish this through a combined therapeutic and community-based approach. Through multiple programs and multiple pathways, women seeking services from The Council attain the support and build the life skills they require to thrive in long-term recovery. The mission of The Council’s Women’s Services is to strengthen our community by providing caring, individualized support to women seeking to achieve and maintain long-term recovery from substance use disorder. The Council offers multiple pathways of support to women and their families throughout their journey to long-term recovery. We are honored to be awarded this certification and will continue providing quality services and support to women and their families throughout Southeast Pennsylvania.
The rate of binge drinking among women increasing in Pennsylvania is a featured topic on WHYY's popular website "NewsWorks." Here's an excerpt from the interview posted on the site this week... ... Bev Haberle confirms the data, saying she sees more clients at the Women's Recovery Community Center in New Britain, which is run by her group, The Council of Southeast Pennsylvania. "I think that many of the issues that lead women into drinking need to be unbundled," said Haberle. "And having a safe place to talk about some of those things that are in a gender specific atmosphere can really help women get a handle on what they can do and how they can learn to manage." The availability of alcohol and the stress of being a working parent has more women drinking, Haberle said...Read The Full Story >
As I stared through watery eyes at pictures of a rainbow-splattered White House recently, I was moved like never before by the magnificent power contained in a critical mass courageously stepping out of the shadows.Read The Full Story >
According to Stacey Conway, Ph.D., The Council's director of evaluation and outcomes, "Family and friends are usually the first to notice an older parent or other loved one struggling with falls and failing memory, who may now seem more accident prone; but they may just chalk it up to the aging process. And maybe that's all it is. Or maybe there's something more significant and avoidable at play. "Read The Full Story >
This new and exciting program goes beyond the current requirements for the CRS credential by providing students with enhanced and specialized training to work with youth, young adults and their families.Read The Full Story >
Donate to The Council while you shop at no cost to you! Learn about our Amazon Smile and Scrip programs here.Read The Full Story >
Taking the first step isn't easy when you're concerned about your own, or someone else's use of drugs and alcohol. The Council is here to help.
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