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Getting sober isn’t something that you can just cross off your to do list.
Rather, it’s a new way of looking at life. And depending on your individual circumstances, it may require a fair amount of rebuilding. You may need all new friends, a new job and new places to socialize and spend your time.
Jobs for Recovering Addicts in Denver
Sometimes, rehab feels like a job in and of itself. But the reality is that most of us need actual paying jobs, as well.
If addiction took you someplace you never intended to go, resulting in a criminal record, that can be especially hard.
Thankfully, there are people who have recognized that difficulty and taken action. Check out America In Recovery and the National Hire Network—two non-profits dedicated to helping find jobs for recovering addicts and those with criminal pasts.
It could also be that you need a degree to reach your goals. The Community College of Denver offers nearly 50 academic programs in a wide variety of fields.
Denver Addiction Support Groups and More
We all know where to find a meeting, but life has more to offer than that, especially in the beautiful state of Colorado.
Looking to go exploring? Here are three great day trips to take, including rock climbing, hiking and photography opportunities in the spectacular Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs.
If you’d rather stay close to home, there’s no shortage of fun things to do in Denver and nearby Arvada, Colorado.
About The Raleigh House
The Raleigh House is a residential treatment center located in Denver that believes addiction isn’t just a physical problem. Our master’s level trained therapists get to the root cause of addiction and will help you develop a strategy to manage and enjoy life without drugs or alcohol. Fill out our form or contact us today to learn more about the treatment programs at The Raleigh House.