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

We are bound together by our stories.

Forgiveness Breaks the Shame Cycle

Apr 29, 2021 3:39:47 PM

“I’m getting older, and I didn’t want to be that old lady that’s out on the street, looking to get high.”

Before coming to UGM, Kerri was staying at American Behavioral Health Systems for short-term rehab. She expressed an interest in UGM Recovery, but knowing her 20-year history of addiction, criminality and multiple attempts at sobriety, the staff wasn’t sure she was ready for the rigor of UGM’s program. Her sobriety up to this point had never lasted long.

Ending Self-Destruction: Sarah’s Story

Apr 22, 2021 2:44:59 PM

Before entering UGM Recovery, Sarah had been trapped in a destructive lifestyle for over ten years. Her wakeup call was when her middle child was taken by CPS.