CONNECTIONS
Edition 8 | May 21, 2020
Since March, we have been social distance delivering milestone tokens like this heart necklace, pictured below, which was delivered to one of our Family Group participants last week by Peer Recovery Coach, Melissa Reyes. The heart necklace is a symbol of hope for family members after 30 days of participation in the program and being a part of the solution to a loved one’s recovery. Melissa made sure to deliver it to a safe spot and was gratefully received as is evidenced by this text message...
With School Buildings Closed, Children's Mental Health Is Suffering
"The decision to close schools initially and now to potentially keep them closed...isn't...taking the full measure of the impact this is going to have on children..."
Reported by Anya Kamenetz, npr.org, May 14, 2020
Picture of the Week
Sarah Waltz, New Gens Peer Recovery Coach, spent some time last week delivering care kits to local youth and families. Won't you support our efforts to continue serving San Antonio youth and families?
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