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Raise awareness for Recovery in September

Thorpe Recovery Centre is looking for residents to become Sober Heroes by giving up something in their life for 30 days. “We just wanted to do a fundraiser that was different and also very impactful,” said Development Coordinator Sara Fox. For the fifth year, the Sober September campaign encourages people to walk a mile in an addicts’ shoes. “The intent …

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Lloydminster Community Youth Centre announces vape buy-back program

The Lloydminster Community Youth Centre (LCYC) has launched a program to encourage kids to quit vaping while preventing the resale of their items to other minors. Kids can turn in their vapes to the LCYC and receive a $25 gift card to a business of their choice that doesn’t sell cannabis, alcohol or tobacco products. Bonita Brick, Member of YLLMyHome, …

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Local charities to host summer-long golf tournament

Residents in Recovery has paired up with multiple organizations to fundraise with a summer-long golf tourney to help combat mental health and addiction. Local organizations who have partnered with Residents in Recovery are the Lloydminster Regional Health Facility (LRHF), the Lloydminster Golf and Curling Centre (LGCC), Harvest to Home, and #jaydensstory/Dark Hour Ink. “It gives everybody an opportunity to get …

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