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Why get involved in Recovery?

Fishing Group.

Ever since I was a child I had a passion for fishing and spending time amongst nature. At the age of 15, way back in 1965, I picked up alcohol and drugs. This was to control my life for the next 38 years.  I remember times when sitting by a beautiful lake or river on a summer’s day having picnics with my young daughters watching them enjoy the wonders of nature, and them getting excited when dad caught a fish. Although my passion for fishing never completely disappeared my focus, my obsession, was my addiction.

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