Navigation Links
Thousands Expected to Attend CCAR’s 14th Annual "Recovery Walks!" Friday, September 27 to Support Recovery from Alcohol and Other Drug Addiction
Date:9/24/2013

Hartford, Connecticut (PRWEB) September 24, 2013

Recovery Walks! is a highly anticipated celebratory event for those in recovery from addiction to alcohol and drugs, as well as for their families, friends, and supporters. In addition to walking, participants will "put a face on recovery" as they share how their journey has brought hope and redemption back into their lives. This year features the Faces of Recovery photo display and Artists in Recovery exhibit to reflect images of the recovery process. This is an inspirational time for the Greater Hartford community to come together and support those who transform their lives through the healing power of recovery.

The event will host live music by Shaded Soul in addition to exhibits, arts and crafts. This year, Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Hartford Mayor Pedro E. Segarra, and Patricia Rehmer, Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services will be speaking at the event.

Retired probate judge, lawyer, former state legislator, and person in recovery since 1981, CCAR Board of Directors William Leary said that the event is a highlight of CCAR’s many programs to promote recovery through advocacy, education, and service.

"The annual CCAR Recovery Walks! has become such an important event in my life. What a thrill it is to walk with my peers in recovery and show the world that recovery is entirely possible and that CCAR is such a positive force."

Phillip A. Valentine, Executive Director of CCAR and person in recovery since 1987, said, "At our first Walk in 2000 we hoped for 50 people to attend. Amazingly, 700 persons in recovery, friends, families and the public showed up. Just by attending, everyone at the Walk proclaims the message of hope to the person new in recovery that ‘if all these people can recover, so can I’. The growth of CCAR and the turnout at the Walk are evidence that
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Virtual Doctors Save Consumers Thousands in Medical Expenses With New Subjective Health Quiz
2. Thousands to shape £8 million age-friendly design projects
3. Cloud-Based EHRs with Integrated Billing Solutions May Save Thousands of Independent Physicians from Acquisition, Reveals Black Book RCM study
4. Thousands Expected to Attend CCAR’s 14th Annual “Recovery Walks!” Friday, September 27 to Support Recovery From Alcohol and Other Drug Addiction
5. Tickets for Pearl Jam on Sale Today and QueenBeeTickets.com is Prepared with Thousands of Quality Seats at Fair Prices
6. Oakley Marijuana Delivery Service Provides Relief for Thousands of California Medical Marijuana Patients
7. hCGTreatments / Diet Doc hCG Diets & Weight Loss Plans Paves the Way for Thousands to Enjoy a Healthier Lifestyle With Newly Improved Safe and Natural Weight Loss
8. Smokers Cost Employers Thousands More Than Nonsmokers
9. National Energy Technologies LLC Releases a White Roof Coating Able to Save Building Owners Tens of Thousands of Dollars
10. Denver Weight Loss Clinic Continues Expansion in Colorado with a New Medical Weight Loss Center with the Potential to Help Thousands Lose Weight
11. Hundreds of Thousands of Teens Expected to Participate in 12th Annual National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... ... University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) scientists recently led a ... available tests that better incorporate personalized medicine into diagnosing the condition. , Their ... published in the July issue of the scientific journal Thyroid . The ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... , ... July 06, 2015 , ... ... & Medical Spa industries, announces the return of its complimentary educational webinar ... of aesthetic medical business leaders creates success for their clients through targeted marketing, ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... Olive Fertility Centre is proud to ... Graduate Teaching Award on behalf of the department of Family Practice. , “This award ... to be practicing in. The technology is changing so rapidly and we are also ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... Cancer Hope Network (CHN) has ... medical professionals to chat with the CHN patient services team and connect with ... diagnosis is often the most traumatic experience of a person’s life,” said CHN ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... 2015 , ... MD Now, the leading and fastest-growing urgent care provider in ... center will serve residents and visitors in the Cutler Bay area, giving them convenient ... Florida location, the new facility will be the fourth to serve Miami-Dade County. Located ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Pitt Scientists Lead Consensus Guidelines for Thyroid Cancer Molecular Tests 2Health News:Pitt Scientists Lead Consensus Guidelines for Thyroid Cancer Molecular Tests 3Health News:Pitt Scientists Lead Consensus Guidelines for Thyroid Cancer Molecular Tests 4Health News:Pitt Scientists Lead Consensus Guidelines for Thyroid Cancer Molecular Tests 5Health News:Acara Partners Announces Complimentary Educational Webinar Series for Cosmetic Medical Practices and MedSpas 2Health News:Acara Partners Announces Complimentary Educational Webinar Series for Cosmetic Medical Practices and MedSpas 3Health News:Olive Fertility Centre Physician Honoured for Teaching 2Health News:Cancer Hope Network Launches Upgraded Website to Support Cancer Patients, Caregivers 2Health News:MD Now Urgent Care Opens its Fourth Miami-Dade County Facility in Cutler Bay 2Health News:MD Now Urgent Care Opens its Fourth Miami-Dade County Facility in Cutler Bay 3
... woke up as married men Sunday after a clutch ... weekend. ,The off-field antics of the so-called ... were as much the focus as their husbands and ... there was an almighty fixture pile-up for those celebrities, ...
... flu in more than a year has highlighted growing complacency ... the country, experts said Sunday . A 20-year-old man from ... H5N1 strain a week ago, the communist government said, and ... the virus since last month. ,The country's first ...
... born after embryo biopsy for preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) ... born after artificial reproduction technologies (ART) without PGD. ... at risk of transmitting genetic diseases. Instead of carrying ... pregnancy, in vitro fertilisation (IVF) with intracytoplasmic sperm injection ...
... has found that waiting just two minutes to cut the ... boost as it reduces the risk of blood disorders . ... University in Hamilton, Canada, and involved more than 1,900 newborns. ... university, said that the results showed that as little as ...
... have identified potential chinks in the parasite that causes ... some 12 million people around the world . Their ... cases of leishmaniasis could be a boon for drug ... already slender. ,British-led scientists compared the genetic ...
... her parents and doctors in a perplex state when her weight ... to the normal baby growth chart Kaceys recordings were way beyond ... see her ballooning. I was scared, worried - because the weight ... it was like two, three pounds every week. And it was ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:WAG Wedding Extravaganza for England Footballers 2Health News:Vietnam Bird Flu Death a Call for Action, Say Experts 2Health News:Vietnam Bird Flu Death a Call for Action, Say Experts 3Health News:Children Born After PGD as Healthy as Kids Born After ART 2Health News:2 Minute Delay in Cutting Cord can Give Babies a 'significant' Health Boost 2Health News:Gene Study Throws Up New Targets for Leishmaniasis 2Health News:Obese Infant Kacey Causes Concern 2
(Date:7/6/2015)... LAKE FOREST, Ill. , July 6, 2015 ... private equity firm focused exclusively on the healthcare ... acquisition of TIDI Products ("TIDI" or the "Company"). ... , TIDI was once primarily a manufacturer ... acquisition program and internal initiatives, TIDI has expanded ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... , July 6, 2015   BioClinica®, ... technology provider, today announced that it has acquired ... MediciGroup ® , Inc. (Medici).  The acquisition includes ... Patients, LLC.  Medici also provides a lost-to-follow-up patient ... patients globally.  Together with Medici, BioClinica ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... , July 6, 2015  Protiviti, a global ... 2015 Internal Auditing around the World publication ( ... analyzed and reported on the evolution of the internal ... around the globe as a means to providing senior ... of this strategic business function. The 2015 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:RoundTable Healthcare Partners Acquires TIDI Products 2RoundTable Healthcare Partners Acquires TIDI Products 3BioClinica Acquires MediciGroup 2BioClinica Acquires MediciGroup 3New Edition of Internal Auditing Around the World from Protiviti Explores Changes and Trends 2
... Therapeutics, Inc. ("CTI") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) will ... unmet medical needs and targeted agents in myelofibrosis ... from pacritinib, the product candidate that CTI has ... The event will take place on Sunday, June ...
... May 29, 2012  Hospitals realize substantial cost and ... distributor, according to a study released today by ... study looked at hospital purchasing practices for distributor ... the efficiencies associated with the distribution channel," said ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Cell Therapeutics to Host Investor and Analyst Meeting to Discuss Targeted Agents in Myelofibrosis and High-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome/Acute Myeloid Leukemia on Sunday, June 3, 2012, in Chicago 2Hospitals Gain Time and Money Maximizing Distributor Value 2
Round solid 15 mm wide lower plate. Open upper plate with inside diameter 12 mm. Serrated handle with locking thumb screw and polished finish....
Round solid 10 mm wide lower plate. Open upper plate with inside diameter 8 mm. Serrated handle with locking thumb screw and polished finish. Most popular size or model....
The popular E2002 Utrata Capsulorhexis Forceps with fine angled sharp tips. Angled 12 mm shafts with an iris stop. Flat handle with dull finish....
Fine angled tips ideal for grasping delicate capsule. Angled 12 mm shafts with iris stop allows ease of movement in the anterior chamber. Flat handle with dull finish. Manufactured in titanium....
Medicine Products: