Upcoming Events at CNCAA
A new session of Kids Power will begin on January 16, 2014. This session will run through March 6, 2014. Classes are 5:30-7:30. A light dinner will be provided.
FOCUS ON RECOVERY SERIES
Each fall as we celebrate National Recovery Month, CNCAA invites you to join us in our Focus on Recovery series which culminates with our Tree of Hope Soup supper. Recovery Month promotes the benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery for mental and substance use disorders, celebrate people in recovery, gives thanks to the contributions of treatment and service providers, and promotes the message that recovery is possible!! And truly something to celebrate! Recovery Month spread the positive message that behavioral health is essential to overall health, that prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can and do recover!!!
We invite you to join us as we "Focus on Recovery!" This ongoing series is intended for anyone in a recovery program, or for anyone wanting to learn more about recovery in a safe, supportive environment. Let your friends know too!
Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 7:00- 8:00pm ---Bob Frazier
The miracle of recovery! Please join us as Bob shares his experience, strength, and hope as he reflects on how recovery has changed his life.
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 7:00 - 8:00pm --- Cheryl Wegner
Many people who have been affected by addictions also struggle with Codependency and trauma. Please join us as Cheryl shares from her experience, strength, and hope plus shares about an amazing treatment for trauma.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 7:00 - 8:00pm --- Sandy Yager
This session is for people in recovery who have children and who want to learn more about healthy parenting in recovery. Utilizing the 40 Developmental assets, Sandy will offer information and techniques for strengthening relationships with children, identifying potential risk factors, and strengthening protective factors - helping children grow up strong and healthy!
Friday, November 15, 2013 - 5:30 - 8:00pm --- Tree of Hope Soup Supper
Please join us at our Annual Soup and Pie Supper to kick off our Tree of Hope Project. Our guest speakers will be Chuck and Nancy Peek (formerly of Grand Island) who will inspire us to focus on solutions and recovery for the whole family. This event will be held at the St. Mary's Cathedral Square, 112 S. Cedar in Grand Island. A free-will offering will be taken at the door.
All Session are free and will be held at the Council on Alcoholism & Addictions, 219 W. 2nd Street (Downtown) Grand Island. Refreshments will be provided. Pre-registration is encouraged, as space is limited; walk-ins are welcome. Please call 308-385-5520 to register today! Or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.