Author Archives: Last Door

Addiction Treatment Crisis Revealed as Report Released

We have an addiction treatment crisis in Canada. Yesterday the BCCSU released a report on Recovery in BC, and messages outlining mistreatment by some in the current health care system are flooding social media as a result – there are … Continue reading

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The Collective Wisdom of Addiction Recovery

This week on Talk Recovery Radio, live on Thursday at noon on 100.5 fm. Addiction Recovery and the the Wisdom of Recovery. Georgi Distefano talks about her book, “Paradigm Change” The collective wisdom of Recovery. ”As a therapist for over … Continue reading

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Addiction is Addiction

This week on Talk Recovery Radio, Understanding the disease of addiction in oneself and others for a better quality of life Addiction Addiction We talk to the authors of the book, and how it can help overcoming addiction. Treating Addiction … Continue reading

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Vancouver Recovery Club and a women’s journey in recovery

Vancouver Recovery Club 24 hour addiction and mental health recovery services The Vancouver Recovery Club (VRC) is the only 24-hour drop in and referral centre of its kind in Vancouver for addiction and mental health recovery services The VRC’s services … Continue reading

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Overdose Prevention App and Anonymous Drug Use Survey

We are currently in an overdose crisis, the community is being asked to help.  Please take a moment to take the survey.  Fraser Health and Last Door are working together to help slow down the rates of overdoses. Drug Survey  … Continue reading

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David Pavlus Awarded Recovery Systems Leader Award

British Columbia Centre on Substance Use awards Last Door Recovery Society David Pavlus with the Recovery Systems Leader Award. Recovery Systems Leader Award Recovery can help solve today’s overdose crisis. Congratulations Last Door Executive Director David Pavlus on being presented … Continue reading

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Ride Out For Recovery 2018

Meet up at 8 am at New Westminster City Hall. Ride leaves City Hall at 9am please arrive early to sign waivers. September 16 2018 Ride Out for Recovery is a Charity Motorcycle Fundraiser for Last Door’s Youth Program which provides … Continue reading

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Recovery Week BC

Recovery Week BC To celebrate and commemorate a Year of Recovery, Join us for the Recovery Capital Conference on September 6th and 7th, and Recovery Day BC on September 8th, 2018. There will be an opening ceremony on September 3rd, location … Continue reading

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Family Fun Day – families overcoming addiction

Every year Last Door Recovery Society and Westminster House Addiction Recovery Family Programs organize Family Fun Day. Addiction affects the family in so many ways,  the family dynamics revolve around the substance use.  Families have been overcoming the harms caused by addiction … Continue reading

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New West Recovery Sports Day 2018

Over 20 teams of people in recovery, and their families gather to compete in a full day of sports.  Some are atheletes and some are not, they work as a team to get through all the obstacles. Endurance, sweat, competition, … Continue reading

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