2019

Recovery Day Festival Recognized at City Hall – Manitoba Post

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Recovery Day Festival Recognized at City Hall – Manitoba Post On Thursday, September 12, Mayor Brian Bowman hosted a luncheon for the organizers of Recovery Day, people in recovery, and people who work in the mental health and addictions field. Read the story by Manitoba Post by clicking on the link below. https://www.manitobapost.com/winnipeg-events/recovery-day-festival-recognized-at-city-hall-118064?fbclid=IwAR1F2hZ9Cx6U_W5ggBj8n6o5q4u1YW4TWFeFYDxjg_KEQWgxZkAV4xjHaUg

2019

Kelly and Eddie on CTV Morning Live

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Kelly, a recovering addict who got treatment at St. Raphael Wellness Center, and Eddie, one of the festival’s organizers, talk about Recovery Day. Kelly shares his story on how he became addicted to crack cocaine for decades. He is now clean and sober. https://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1777368&fbclid=IwAR0tYa6TQe-kbSHS8d2xH0s3AiMN8ufloUaXpyWFrQVlZ4u1YosRMTibuJ4

2019

Erik and Angela of Inspire Community Outreach on Global

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Erik and Angela of Inspire Community Outreach on Global Watch Inspire Community Outreach on Global talking about the importance of discussing mental health issues and ending the stigma around it. Inspire Community Outreach is an incorporated non-profit social services agency providing evidence and culturally informed, family-centered education and programming, designed to meet the needs of those living with mental health […]

2019

Shea Anderson will Perform a Recovery Dance

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Shea Anderson’s sobriety date is February 27th 2018. She started dancing at the age of four and started using at 13. Anderson struggled in active addiction for just over 10 years until she finally surrendered and admitted to herself that she was an addict and knew she couldn’t keep on with that life or it […]

2019

Dave Speaks about his Recovery

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Dave Speaks about his Recovery Dave Nokinsky was born in 1975, in Meadow Lake Saskatchewan. He was adopted by a wonderful loving family in Swan Plain, Saskatchewan. His brother and sister, both adopted as well, are eight years older than him. As Nokinsky grew up, he noticed that his skin was darker than his siblings […]

2019

Jonny Speaks about Recovery

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Jonathan Meikle was born 19 August 1989. He is an Afghanistan war veteran, currently working towards his diploma in Social Innovation and Community Development at the Red River College. He is a loving father/co-parent to his beautiful son Cohen Meikle.Meikle grew up in the northern community of Norway House Cree Nation, 800 km North of […]