Fentanyl Crisis: Edgewood Health Network Offers Free Residential Treatment For Opiate Addicts

Program to launch May 2017 TORONTO, May 17, 2017: In light of the Fentanyl Crisis, Bellwood Health Services in Ontario and Edgewood Treatment Centre in British Columbia will offer free treatment bursaries for opiate addicts. “Opiates continue to be the fastest growing addiction in Canada, and Fentanyl has made it the most deadly,” says Cara […]

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Seventh Annual Recovery Run brings hundreds together to raise hope, help others

Thousands are already part of the Edgewood Treatment Centre family. But one seven-year-old member is doing plenty to make sure that family keeps growing. The seventh annual Run For Recovery, a twilight tradition along the comfortable mulch shores of Nanaimo, British Columbia’s Westwood Lake, is set for another instalment next month. On Friday, June 23, […]

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The History of Easy Does It

By Jeff Vircoe The Eagles sang about it. Spiritual gurus preached on it. And addicts swear by it. When it comes to slogans in the recovery lexicon, Easy Does It is one of the 12 Step community’s most endearing and enduring jingles. It’s the “slow down, big guy” warning veterans give to newcomers, and let’s […]

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