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Alumni Program Helps Clients Further Their Recovery 
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Alumni Program Helps Clients Further Their Recovery 

By on May 3, 2024 in Addiction Recovery, Blog, Recent News

Addiction treatment doesn’t stop once a client leaves Victory. Having a strong alumni program keeps alumni accountable and educates them on their new journey. It also helps form new bonds between people who are new to recovery and those who have been sober for years.  The alumni program is led by Jon Flowers, a Lafayette native who joined the U.S. Army during...

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VARC’s Family Care Group makes a difference to loved ones and clients
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VARC’s Family Care Group makes a difference to loved ones and clients

By on Apr 19, 2024 in Addiction Recovery, Blog, Recent News

Addiction is not a “solo” disease, it affects every member of the family. Because of this, Victory invites families to take an active role in their loved one’s recovery through our weekly Family Care Group. This not only benefits the clients but also helps the entire family learn how to best support their loved one in the future and how to deal with past hurts...

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Is Lifelong Addiction Recovery Possible?
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Is Lifelong Addiction Recovery Possible?

By on Mar 1, 2024 in Addiction Recovery, Blog

Your close family member is dependent on drugs or alcohol. It’s taken over their life. Perhaps they started drinking in their teens. Now, 30 years later, they’re experiencing numerous health complications. Can a person with a lifelong addiction stop using substances? Can they maintain long-term recovery? Many who have a lifetime of drug or alcohol use don’t believe...

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What Are Cravings, and Why Do You Have Them?
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What Are Cravings, and Why Do You Have Them?

By on Feb 16, 2024 in Addiction Recovery, Blog

No matter how hard you try, sometimes it’s impossible to think about anything but the drug you know you need to get through the day. Cravings are intense desires to use a substance, and they won’t go away without hands-on support and a change in behavior. The intensity of cravings can leave a person struggling emotionally and physically.  Why Do Cravings...

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