Planning Sober Summer Events | Victorville Drug Addictions & Rehabilitation

Planning Sober Summer Events

Whether individuals have gone through alcohol addiction themselves or know someone who has, a sober party is a good option to remove temptation from the path of those who are most likely to fall back into unhealthy drinking habits. In fact, many people who have overcome alcohol addiction have never let those close to them…

Opioids Addiction Recovery for Veterans | Victorville First Step Rehabilitation

Opioids Addiction Recovery for Veterans

While the opioid epidemic continues to grow across the United States, the group of individuals most at risk are U.S. veterans. Nearly 60% of this group is taking prescription painkillers compared with only 30% of the general population. Of this number, 13 %, which translates to nearly 70,000 individuals, struggle with drug addiction. This number…

What Is National Recovery Month? | Victorville First Step Recovery Center

What Is National Recovery Month?

This September, substance use treatment professionals, individuals who have successfully gone through treatment and friends or family of recovered addicts are celebrating National Recovery Month. Celebrated every year for the past 27 years, this year’s theme is Join the Voices for Recovery: Our Families, Our Stories, Our Recovery! to celebrate the integral role that family…