Portage Atlantic visits the Pickwauket Lions Club in Hampton, NB

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Portage Atlantic was pleased to attend the Pickwauket Lions Club meeting on October 26, 2015 to provide information about the residential drug addiction rehabilitation treatment program for adolescents at the Cassidy Lake centre. One Portage Atlantic youth shared his testimonial and a heartfelt discussion followed.

Women and Addiction: The silent victims

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MONTRÉAL, Nov. 16 2015 /CNW Telbec/ – During National Addictions Awareness Week, which runs from November 15 to 21, Portage is putting the spotlight on the challenges that women face with regards to getting help with drug addiction. Many women who suffer from drug or alcohol dependency have been victims of abuse, violence, or unhealthy… Read more »

Portage Atlantic helps young men and women take back control of their lives

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Fredericton, November 16, 2015 – During National Addictions Awareness Week, which runs from November 15 to 21, Portage Atlantic is joining the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse and other drug addiction organisations across the country in stating that “Addiction Matters.” To read more of the Portage Atlantic press release, click here.

Long road to recovery : National Addiction Awareness Week

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“What was the real turning point for you ?” “When I gave birth to my little girl. I’m 26 years old now, I’m ready to be a mom, I’m ready to settle down my life.” – Patricia Listen to Patricia, graduate of the Mother and Child program, and Patrick Varin, Chief of services of Portage… Read more »

An international visit to Portage Atlantic

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Program Coordinator from Hungary visits Portage Atlantic On October 16, 2015, Ms. Mária Czere-Ambrus, Program Coordinator, MRE Újváros Drogambulancia – MRE New City Ambulance Centre, in the Town of Dunaújváros, Hungary, visited the Cassidy Lake rehabilitation centre to learn about Portage Atlantic’s residential drug addiction treatment program for adolescents. Since 2001, Portage has helped to… Read more »

Employee Recognition and New Staff Appointments Fall 2015

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Every four months, the employees at each Portage centre vote to recognise one of their colleagues for their outstanding work and contribution to the organisation, the staff team, and the therapeutic community. Portage would like to congratulate the staff members most recently recognised by their peers: Nathan McEwen, Adolescent Program, Portage Atlantic Dominique Gauthier, Adult… Read more »

National Addictions Awareness Week: “Addiction Matters”

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Portage Ontario helps raise awareness about substance abuse among young people Toronto, ON, November 18, 2015 – During National Addictions Awareness Week, from November 15 –21, 2015, Portage Ontario will join health and addiction organisations across the country to help raise awareness about addiction, in particular among young people.For thirty years, Portage Ontario has been helping… Read more »