Recovery Stories

Recovery is everywhere. Whether you're a person in recovery or a family member, share your story to demonstrate that recovery works for over 23 million Americans and offer hope to people who are still struggling, their families and communities. Speak out about the solution – recovery. Share your story here. Then ask your friends to do the same. Our Stories Have Power.

“I'm hesitant to do this, but I want to share my story because I feel like it can help others. I started drinking and smoking pot when I was 15, a sophomore in high school.”

Read Alicia Whisler's Story

“Donald Whitehead a person in long term recovery. What that means is that he has been completely free from the use of all substances for over 21 years.”

Read Donald Whitehead's Story

“A story like many others..."sick and tired of being sick and tired". When I got sober I really didn't believe it would work this time either.”

Read Da'Mone Wilson's Story

“My name is Dan Davidson I am a person in long term recovery. What that means to me is being a Voice in the recovery community. I am an Advocate and a leader in our recovery community.”

Read Dan Davidson's Story

“Hello my name is Christopher Lee Falck and I am a person in long term recovery and what that means to me is; I have been chemically clean &/or sober from “any” mood altering Drugs &/or Alco”

Read Chris Falck's Story