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Learn about Portage Atlantic's fundraising and awareness-building activities, in support of the residential drug rehab treatment centre for youth at Cassidy Lake, in New Brunswick.

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Progress on the Lewis Fitness Centre Capital Campaign

06-04-2014

Following a very generous donation from the late Dr. William Lewis, Portage Atlantic will soon be launching the Lewis Fitness Centre Capital Campaign, which seeks to raise an additional $800,000 for the construction of a brand new fitness centre to be built on-site for the youth in addiction rehabilitation treatment at Cassidy Lake. With Co-Chairs… Read more »

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Progrès de la campagne de financement du centre de conditionnement Lewis

06-04-2014

Grâce à un très généreux don du regretté Dr William Lewis, Portage Atlantique lancera bientôt officiellement la campagne de financement du centre de conditionnement Lewis dans le but de recueillir un montant supplémentaire de 800 000 $ pour la construction d’un nouveau centre de conditionnement physique. Ce centre sera bâti sur place pour les jeunes… Read more »

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Campagne annuelle de la Fondation Portage Atlantique : merci à tous nos donateurs!

06-02-2014

Le 31 mai a marqué la fin de la campagne de financement annuelle 2013-2014 de Portage Atlantique. Portage souhaite remercier ses donateurs pour le soutien offert encore cette année.      Grâce à eux, un nouveau programme a été élaboré et de nouveaux projets ont été mis en place pour les jeunes du centre de… Read more »

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Portage Atlantic Foundation Annual Appeal: Thank you to our donors!

06-02-2014

May 31 marked the end of Portage Atlantic’s 2013-2014 annual fundraising appeal, and Portage would like to thank its donors for their support once again this year, which has made programming and new projects at the Cassidy Lake youth rehabilitation centre possible. The funds raised went towards a myriad of activities and new fixtures for… Read more »

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Skilled trades training program being offered once again at Portage Atlantic

05-23-2014

To help the youth in treatment at the Portage Atlantic drug addiction rehabilitation centre to plan for their schooling and career after rehab, the centre organises activities and programming that can give them ideas about the types of jobs that are currently being recruited for.   A Trades Orientation Program was offered to the youth… Read more »

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United Commercial Travellers organise un souper au profit de Portage Atlantique

05-19-2014

Le 26 avril, l’organisme United Commercial Travellers de Fredericton a organisé son souper annuel auquel environ 250 personnes ont participé, dont Russell H.T. King, président du conseil d’administration de Portage Atlantique, et un résidant de Portage Atlantique. Portage Atlantique est très reconnaissant d’avoir reçu les recettes de la vente des billets : grâce à ce… Read more »

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United Commercial Travellers dinner raises funds for Portage Atlantic

05-19-2014

On April 26, United Commercial Travellers of Fredericton hosted its annual dinner with about 250 people in attendance, including Portage Atlantic Chairman Russell H.T. King and a Portage Atlantic resident. Portage Atlantic is very grateful to have received proceeds of the ticket sales, in support of its programs and services at the Cassidy Lake addiction… Read more »

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Bell Let’s Talk Day supports Portage once again in 2014

01-24-2014

Portage is grateful to be one of the beneficiaries of Bell’s fourth annual Let’s Talk Day on January 28, 2014. The Let’s Talk campaign invites all Canadians to join in the conversation about mental illness in order to fight the lingering stigma that keeps too many people from seeking the help they need. On January… Read more »

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Portage Atlantic’s first online fundraiser rallies donors around the dreams of youth

01-15-2014

Portage Atlantic’s first online fundraising initiative raised a total of $11,222 thanks to the generosity of online donors. The campaign, which culminated in National Addiction Awareness Week at the end of November 2013, sought to spread awareness to a larger audience through a new medium, and showcase Portage as a leader in addiction treatment in… Read more »

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Another beautiful donation from the Art for Healing Foundation

11-27-2013

The Art for Healing Foundation, a non-profit organisation that facilitates the donation of artwork to hospitals and long-term residential health care centres, has coordinated donations of artwork to several of Portage’s substance abuse rehabilitation centres over the past few years, livening up the hallways and lifting the spirits of the residents in treatment. This fall,… Read more »