Principles of Recovery

There are many pathways to recovery

Recovery is self-directed and empowering

Recovery involves a personal recognition for change and transformation

Recovery is holistic

Recovery has cultural dimensions

Recovery exists on a continuum of improved health and wellness

Recovery is supported by peers and allies

Recovery emerges from hope and gratitude

Recovery involves a process of healing and self-definition

Recovery transcends shame and stigma

Recovery is (re) joining and (re) building a life in the community

Recovery is a reality

It can and will happen