Peer Support & Self-Help
The Self-Help Alliance of Waterloo Wellington provides services offered by people who have experienced a mental health and/or addiction issue. Services are based on the values and principles of recovery and include Self Help Recovery Centres, One-to-One Peer Support, Self Help Resource Centres, Peer Support Groups, Advocacy Support and Entrepreneurship. For more information regarding the Self-Help Alliance, use the above link to access their website, or call 519-763-4014.
Narcotics Anonymous (N.A.) or Alcoholics Anonymous(A.A.) meetings are also available in the area. N.A and A.A. are described as, “A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they might solve a common and problem help others from addiction,” and follows a 12-Step program. For more information about NA or AA, use the above links or contact:
NA : 1-888-811-3887
AA : 519-836-1522
Celebrate Recovery is a Christian 12-step community based recovery program being run in a variety of locations across the province. It is a recovery-oriented program which addresses a range of challenges, including co-dependency, addictions, anger, eating disorders etc. For more information, visit their website using the above link, or call 519-836-8141 ext 225.