Read what’s happening in the UGM community - residents, staff, volunteers.

We are bound together by our stories.

Women's Recovery: Reflecting the God Who Sees

Jul 23, 2020 1:16:27 PM

As UGM's  Women's Lead LIFE Recovery Counselor, Jana Ross helps dozens of women and children every week who are suffering from the effects of trauma, violence, mental illness and substance abuse.

From Victim to Victor: a Story of LIFE Recovery

Jul 9, 2020 12:11:45 PM

2020 LIFE Recovery alum, Amber Fries, was once hooked on codependent relationships. Today, however, she has a new life.

Dyann escaped domestic violence but had nowhere to go

Apr 4, 2018 12:45:26 PM

Healing from abuse started with finding a safe place to sleep and food to eat. But Dyann found much, much more at the Crisis Shelter.

The Cycle of "Love"

Apr 8, 2015 2:55:00 PM

UGM LIFE Recovery Counselor Yvonne Wilhelm sheds light on relationship addiction - what it is and how it affects the women at UGM.

The Reason Why

Mar 13, 2015 4:58:00 PM

A picture of the why people become addicts or enter into a relationship with someone struggling with addiction.

Addicted to Men

Sep 26, 2014 3:24:00 PM

Amanda, a victim of domestic violence, explains the difficulty of recovering from being addicted to men.

White-Water Rafting as Part of Recovery

Jun 6, 2014 12:34:00 PM

White-water rafting gives women in recovery opportunity to practice trust.