Thursday, April 10, 2014

COA on News 12
Last Friday, City of Angels was featured on News 12 in a special report on the new overdose prevention drug, Narcan. 
To watch the show, click here.

Recovery Coach Training at COA
From April 26 to May 2, 2014, City of Angels NJ, Inc. will offer Recovery Coach training for anyone interested in serving as a guide or mentor to people in recovery or seeking recovery. 
This week-long, 30-hour training class is invaluable for anyone living or working with addiction sufferers including counselors, health care professionals, teachers, friends and family. It can make a big difference in how you interact with, and how much you can actually help, people with addictions and upon completion, participants will be certified as Recovery Coaches. 
Early registration rates will be in effect for the COA Recovery Coach Academy for the next few days ONLY, so if you are interested in this program, please register online right away. For details and to register, click here. 
Questions? Contact
New on COARR

Let's Talk About Recovery!
The COARR archives have recently been expanded with show photos and links to resources. Catch up on your favorite shows and listen to episodes you missed!
COARR can be accessed via any Internet-enabled device - for the free smartphone app, visit your iphone or android store.
Tomorrow (Thursday, 4/10) at 9:00 pm, Redneck talks about prostitution & addiction
This is happening to families in Hamilton! Don't miss this important radio show in which Hamilton moms talk about how their addicted daughters were held as prostitutes in return for drugs. 
This is Part II of a special series on human trafficking in Hamilton. 
To listen to Part I from last week, click here.
Listen to past COARR shows any time:

For "Women & Addiction" with Terri Thomas, click here.

For "Hope Fiend" with Minister Rich Mollica, click here.

For "Emotional Sobriety" with Andy Finley MFT, click here.

For "Journey Thru the 12 Steps with the Life Recovery Bible," click here.

For "Share Your Scars" with Vicki, click here.

For "Wings Over Water: Creativity in Recovery" with recovery musician Kathy Moser, click here.

For "Laughter & Recovery" with stand up comic Wil B. Kleen, click here.

For "Relationships in Recovery" with Alexa, click here.

For "Saving Lives" with COA Director of Interventions Tom Redneck Clark, click here.

For "Nar-Anon Families of Addiction Information Line" click here.

New on the COA YouTube

This is why we don't give up
This is why we don't give up
This video was filmed at City of Angels in early March. It shows the power of the human spirit - that it is always possible to bring an addiction under control, even when all seems lost. To watch, click the link at right.

To listen to Brett talking with COA Director of Interventions Tom Redneck Clark on his COARR show, "Saving Lives", click here. In this radio show, Brett describes how his addiction developed and ultimately took him to prison. Despite the odds, he found recovery and is now re-building his life.
Meet the New COA Baseball Team!
Spring is here and that! This year, COA has its first-ever men's baseball team. The players are in recovery and will battle other teams in the NJ Amateur Baseball League.

For updates on the team and their game schedule, check out the COA Facebook page or the COA page on the NJABL website. 
For the COA Facebook page, click here. For NJABL, click here.

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