For 50 years Calvin struggled with alcoholism and drug addiction. For the past 12 years he’s been in recovery – and hasn’t looked back. Now a peer support specialist at Atrium Health, Calvin is helping others with the battle of addiction.
“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” ~ Francis of Assisi Community Event – ONE MOE TIME February 17, 2023 from 9:00am to 4:00pm County Events Center 601 Texas St., Fairfield, CA
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