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Volunteer Presentation Ceremony

In recognition of all those who volunteer within DISC and The Basement Recovery Project, Christina Howard and Andy Bryant planned and produced a special Volunteer Appreciation Presentation Ceremony held at the Basement on Wednesday 1st June 2016, which coincided nicely with National Volunteers Week. A local celebrity, in the form of the recently elected Mayor of Halifax, was cordially invited to hand out the ‘Certificates of Appreciation’ to all those who were able to attend, which was roughly about seventy five percent of us and, when all sat together, we made a rather large group of particularly attractive people.

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From Hartlepool to Halifax

Recovery Champions visit TBRP

Recovery champions and staff from Hartlepool’s “Journey to Recovery” support service recently visited TBRP. Here is a press release issued by DISC about their visit:

“Promoting an abstinent lifestyle through mutual support, our group from Hartlepool was really impressed and inspired with the support on offer. Everyone was so welcoming and it was great to see first-hand a service that is being delivered and run by people in recovery and more importantly offering an alternative abstinent lifestyle” said Steve Loxley, project worker who lead the group visit.

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