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I-X Christmas Connection

The Women’s Recovery Center is thrilled to partner with the I-X Christmas Connection. Earlier this year, the Women’s Recovery Center was selected to serve as the Charitable Partner of this year’s show. This incredible honor will enable us to have a large presence at the show and raise awareness concerning the the Opioid Crisis and...

Get Involved: Advocate for the Women’s Recovery Center
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Get Involved: Advocate for the Women’s Recovery Center

So often in the last ten months the phrase “if you are not at the table then you are probably on the menu” has inspired advocacy.  That phrase has more truth as the impact of the signed Executive Order details were released last week.  The Women’s Recovery Center is fully engaged on the front lines...

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Each October with the changing of the season, Domestic Violence Awareness Month is observed to give us opportunity to deepen our understanding of the issues, share resources, grieve for those that lost their lives, and support the survivors. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, in the United States, an average of 20 people...

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Thank You to the Sherwin – Williams Women’s Club

Last month, the Women’s Recovery Center was invited to attend the Sherwin – Williams Women’s Club meeting aboard the Good Times III.  Nicole Eyderdam, President, introduced the Center to the approximately 250 club members in attendance.  That evening, the Club President announced that the Women’s Club was granting $1,500 to the Center for our new...

First Phase of Construction
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First Phase of Construction

Since March 6th, nine staff members, four interns and 45 clients were sealed in this confining temporary space to work throughout the renovation and reconfiguration of the Women’s Recovery Center, but in 32 more days, we will emerge from this first phase construction and begin using our newly renovated space.  Frances Lynn, LPCC, ATR our...

Defeat the Cassidy-Graham Act
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Defeat the Cassidy-Graham Act

Please call your Senators and urge them to defeat the Cassidy-Graham legislation. Each version of the replace and repeal efforts by Congressional leaders further marginalizes Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens. If the Cassidy-Graham Act were to pass, up to 700,000 Ohioans are at risk of losing access Medicaid expansion without any replacement.  In addition, 200,000 Ohioans...

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8th Annual Client Graduation

The Women’s Recovery Center celebrated the 8th annual Client Graduation at the Cleveland Airport Marriott.  The event was attended by more than 125 graduates, family members, sponsors and Community leaders.  Forty-seven women were eligible to graduate from the Women’s Recovery Center’s addiction treatment facility and the graduation ceremony gives everyone a glimpse at the hard...

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National Recovery Month

Each September is recognized as National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of substance use disorders and to celebrate the lives of women and families that recover. The theme is Join the Voices for Recovery: Strengthen Families and Communities. To commemorate this special month, the Women’s Recovery Center is hosting our 8th annual Client...

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29th Annual Run,Jane,Run – Women’s Golf Tourament & Obstacle Course

In reflecting on the 29th annual run,jane,run, we celebrated a new event, the great obstacle course challenge at Euphoria and completed the sports festival at Coppertop Cherokee Hills  with the women’s golf tournament.  Although on Friday we had to dodge a few thunderstorms, the tournament began with a shotgun start.  Deb Hennessy’s foursome Chipsters found...

Run,Jane,Run – The Great Obstacle Challenge
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Run,Jane,Run – The Great Obstacle Challenge

The Great Obstacle Challenge was an incredible event this past Sunday. There were more than 20 volunteers spread throughout the course filled with twenty obstacles including climbing a cargo net, carrying a log, and flipping tires. This inaugural event drew 56 competitors. During the planning of event it became apparent to us that the obstacle...