Entries by user

,

December 2017

Executive Director Hello Sangha! Generosity. Some folks associate that word with the season we’re in. In Refuge, generosity is an everyday occurrence. The generosity of starting and supporting meetings. The generosity of serving as mentors. The generosity of giving your phone number to someone who just walked in the door. The generosity of your donations. […]

,

Hannah Joan

by Hannah Joan, Syracuse, NY We started in May 2017. The story of how we started began in September 2016 when I woke up in my car; not an unusual thing to happen to me seeing as I had an alcohol problem, but because I also had an eating disorder I was often drinking instead of […]

,

Marjorie Redmond

An interview with a Detroit mover and shaker Tell me a little about yourself? (age, location, occupation, hobbies, etc..) As I start to answer I recognize a familiar story, about how my story doesn’t fit, how I don’t fit, how as an old timer in recovery I’m barely relevant to the younger people who are […]

,

Refuge Recovery East Bay

By Molly Rice, Oakland Refuge Recovery East Bay started around 2014 with one meeting at 924 Gilman St: a punk rock venue and collective in Berkeley, CA when a group of folks got a pre-print copy of the book, meeting formats and meditations. It really was a case of concurrent evolution that happened about a […]

,

The Refuge Recovery Board of Directors

The Refuge Recovery Board of Directors was formed in Fall, 2017.  Our Board brings a diversity of experience, skills and perspectives which mirror the diversity of our global sangha. The Board is entrusted with managing the legal and fiscal health of the Refuge Recovery non-profit organization, supporting the development of a comprehensive network of Refuge […]

,

iTunes Podcast is Live

CLICK HERE Hello Refuge Recovery friends. These first series of guided meditations were recorded by Dave Smith and are offered here for you. There will be guided meditations, Dharma talks pertaining to refuge recovery, interviews and stories. Stay tuned….more to come! There are tons of FACEBOOK PAGES: To link up to the main page: CLICK […]