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Loved into New Life: Two Stories of Recovery

Jul 1, 2020 4:10:03 PM

Zach, 21, says he grew up at UGM. When he entered the Men’s Recovery program, he had dropped out of high school and never had a job. What he did have was a handful of felonies and a methamphetamine addiction.

“Before I came to UGM, I was in jail. I was on a DOC violation for absconding from my probation. And before that, I was using meth, stealing out of peoples’ cars, stealing cars, and I’d dropped out of high school.”

The Struggle for True Identity

Mar 17, 2015 1:07:00 PM

In the conclusion to "The Reason Why," the author continues sharing her story. Searching for identity and worth, she finally finds what she's sought.