Parable of Two Programs

Once upon a time there existed two organizations pledged to offer hope and help to individuals and families affected by alcohol and other drug problems. The first, which we shall call Hubris, used its massive communications and marketing machinery to assert its claim as the Alpha and Omega of addiction treatment and recovery support. Hubris…

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Capacitype Recovery Resource Hub

The Recovery Resource Hub is a project of Capacitype & Transforming Youth Recovery dedicated to ending the addiction crisis in our country by providing quick and easy access to information that can transform a struggling life into a thriving life.

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California—Still Dreaming and Scheming

I can now add shaking to the mix. Earth— be still. My family and I have returned to California after more than 20 years in Colorado. We returned to familiar surroundings in Southern California.  It also is where I began my journey on the road to long-term recovery. It continued successfully through almost 20 years in…

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Keeping it Legal: Lobbying Rules for Nonprofits

In the nonprofit world, lobbying can sometimes be a dirty word. But did you know that as a 501(c)3, you can lobby? There are some restrictions, as outlined below, but here’s a chance to bolster your advocacy efforts and make an impact with decision makers on Capital Hill. Let’s be clear before you read any…

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