Hear former professional basketball player and motivational speaker Chris Herren speaking about his recovery from drug addiction. Since August of 2008, Herren has been drug-free and alcohol-free, and has refocused his life to put his sobriety and family above all other things. In 2011,… Read More »Chris Herren on his Addiction Recovery
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” – Declaration of Independence 711 Empire Street Fairfield, CA 94533… Read More »Happy 4th of July
A Brief History In 2005 a core group of individuals in long-term recovery from substance-abuse identified three major areas of need in Fairfield, California; later realizing this need exists Statewide. The three areas are as follows: People in recovery and associated organizations are finding it… Read More »Solano Recovery Project – Who Are We?
When stress got to be too much for TED Fellow Sangu Delle, he had to confront his own deep prejudice: that men shouldn’t take care of their mental health. In a personal talk, Delle shares how he learned to handle anxiety in a society that’s… Read More »There’s no shame in taking care of your mental health
This is Mental Health Awareness Month, we are gathering mental wellbeing resources, sharing powerful stories, flooding social media and driving change with Mental Health First Aid. Our aim is to ensure everyone in America has at least one First Aider in their close circle of… Read More »Mental Health Awareness Month