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

We are bound together by our stories.

Running on the Road to Recovery

Jun 26, 2019 12:34:00 PM

What in the world do running and homelessness have to do with each other? You might be surprised.

It Won’t Be Different This Time

Jun 12, 2019 9:17:15 AM

For some of us who have made progress in our recovery, we're tempted to go back, saying it will be different this time. And it is, until it isn’t.

Silenced by Anxiety, Freed in Recovery

May 2, 2019 3:31:59 PM

Patty’s a self-described alcoholic. But sobriety isn’t what her recovery is all about. It’s about finding a new way to live, to think, to overcome her anxiety.

The Five C's of Children's Recovery

Dec 19, 2018 2:28:21 PM

Many children at UGM with their moms have been through chaos, trauma, neglect, abandonment, or even abuse. Here are five things they need in order to heal and restore their relationship with their parents.

Beauty from Ashes. Literally.

Aug 8, 2018 10:27:52 AM

The former smoking area at Anna Ogden Hall has been transformed into a beautiful serenity garden by a collaboration of hundreds of people, thanks to the hard work and vision of Janie Edwards.

Graduation Spotlight: Wendy Ross

Jun 2, 2016 3:52:38 PM

Wendy committed to making her life better in UGM LIFE Recovery. She has a job, is setting boundaries in relationships, and graduates on June 21st.

Sharing Jesus with Children

Sep 15, 2015 3:22:00 PM

Michaelyn Hodges wanted to be the hands and feet of Jesus to the children at Anna Ogden Hall. Now, she volunteers and shares Jesus' love with them.

Leadership and Community Engagement

May 22, 2015 3:38:00 PM

The second part of an interview with Debi Pauletto, who is retiring from UGM after 16 years serving as a leader, listener, and woman of God.

Recovery: the choice to change

Jan 23, 2014 1:02:00 PM

Amanda describes life in a homeless shelter and her choice to change her life.

Dreams that grow into forests

Oct 30, 2013 7:00:00 AM