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Portage’s drug addiction rehabilitation programs profiled on MAtv

11-17-2015

MAtv Portage’s Communications Advisor, Courtney Mullins, speaks with MAtv’s Richard Dagenais about Portage’s addiction rehabilitation programs. Watch the interview (starts at 7:23)…

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A bright future ahead for 176 Portage’s addiction treatment centre graduates

11-02-2015

The Suburban Portage’s 42nd annual Recognition Ceremony recognized 176 individual on Sunday, Nov. 1 for having overcome their drug addiction problems at one of Portage’s addiction treatment centres in the Montreal region. Proud parents, friends, staff members, and partners gathered in Maisonneuve Theatre at Place des Arts to applaud the graduates for all the hard… Read more »

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Portage graduates are thankful for drug-treatment program

11-01-2015

Montréal Gazette After using drugs and alcohol for a decade to deal with his debilitating mental health problems, Nicolas knew he needed a new approach when his friends and some family members began drifting away. “I was lost and unstable; I went to Alcoholics Anonymous, but it wasn’t enough,” Nicolas said on Sunday before receiving… Read more »

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Portage addiction rehab graduates honoured

11-01-2015

CTV News On November 1st was held the annual Portage Recognition Ceremony at the Théâtre Maisonneuve of Place des Arts. Watch the video from CTV News for testimonials and highlights of the event.

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Graduates of Portage overcame life hurdles for their accomplishment

11-01-2015

Global News A very special graduation took place Sunday afternoon at Place des Arts. 176 graduates from Portage, an addiction recovery centre in Montreal, reunited as part of its annual recognition ceremony. As Gloria Henriquez reports, these graduates have overcome substantial life hurdles. Watch the video here.

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Portage Ontario celebrates 30 years helping Ontario youth overcome drug addiction

10-12-2015

The Wellington Advertiser Thirty-seven teenagers from across the province assembled in Elora on Sept. 27 to celebrate the healthy lifestyle they are now living after having completed a residential drug rehabilitation program at Portage. Read the article …

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Traversée du Saint-Laurent : 40 000$ pour le Centre Portage

08-24-2015

Ici Radio-Canada   Le candidat conservateur Steven Blaney a tenu sa traditionnelle Traversée du Saint-Laurent samedi après-midi. Une vingtaine de nageurs ont relevé le défi afin d’amasser des fonds pour le Centre Portage, qui vient en aide aux personnes avec des problèmes de toxicomanie. Lire l’article …  

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La rédemption de Marianne

08-24-2015

Le Soleil    À l’occasion de la Traversée du Saint-Laurent, l’article du journal Le Soleil à propos du parcours de la participante et finissante de Portage Saint-Malachie, Marianne Aubichon.   Après cinq ans à avoir été prisonnière de la drogue et de l’alcool, Marianne Aubichon a dû «réapprendre à marcher» d’elle-même. La pente n’a pas été… Read more »

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Traversée du St-Laurent

08-24-2015

98.5FM et 93.3FM   20 nageurs dont le ministre de la Sécurité publique Steven Blainey ont traversé le fleuve St-Laurent hier au profit de l’organisme Portage, qui vient en aide au personnes aux prises avec des problèmes de toxicomanie.   La troisième édition de la Traversée du St-Laurent a permis de ramasser un montant record… Read more »

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Traversée du Saint-Laurent: montant record amassé pour le Portage

08-24-2015

Journal de Québec   Un nombre record de vingt nageurs, dont le ministre sortant et candidat dans Bellechasse-Les Etchemins-Lévis Steven Blaney, ont traversés le fleuve Saint-Laurent samedi au profit l’organisme Portage, venant en aides aux personnes aux prises avec des problèmes de toxicomanie. Lire l’article …