Monthly Archives: January 2020

Tips for Finding A Qualified Substance Treatment Program

The toughest thing to do after admitting there is a substance use issue is to decide where to find treatment. Which programs offer the best chances for success and which ones don’t is not obvious—especially for someone entering treatment for the first time. And family members who are trying to help have no idea where to turn. When deciding to s...

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The United States is in the middle of a crisis that is impacting our families and communities, with Indiana at the epicenter: opioid use disorder. This February, the Indiana State Museum plans to talk about it. A new exhibit that has been in the works for more than two years – “FIX: Heartbreak and Hope Inside Our Opioid Crisis” – will be at...

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“Somehow, by the grace of God, I found my way to Fairbanks.”

INDIANA BUSINESS OWNER GIVES BACK TO FAIRBANKS FOR BEING THERE AT HIS TIME OF NEED. There are many reasons for supporting the mission of Fairbanks. For some, it’s just one of many worthwhile charitable causes. But for others, such as one Indiana business owner, it’s a heartfelt way of giving back, a repayment for the gift of sobriety af...

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35 years sober. And grateful for every minute.

SPECIAL NOTE: In 2020, Fairbanks will mark our 75th year of helping individuals live in recovery. It’s fitting then, that the first blog post of the year celebrates 35 years of sobriety from one of our amazing alumni, Jerry Conner.  35 YEARS LATER, JERRY CONNER CONTINUES TO CELEBRATE THOSE WHO LED HIM TO FAIRBANKS. Police work is dangerous a...

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