Letting Go of Toxic Relationships

  Life skills classes are an important part of our program at The Extension. Learning to interact with others, and with ourselves, in a healthy way is a skill that we can all improve on. Charmon Talley is the Executive Director of the Georgia Association Recovery Residences (GARR), a certified Substance  Abuse Professional (SAP), and … Continued

Monthly Giving

  Monthly Giving Makes Good “Cents” The holidays are the season of giving. Giving is good for your heart, your health, your relationships, and your community. You may not be a millionaire or be able to make a big impressive one-time donation, but you can make a significant difference in the lives of others just … Continued

Give Christmas Away!

Give Christmas Away! When I was little, Christmas around my house was always a big celebration. Generations of my family would gather Christmas Eve for a big formal dinner. After dinner, the family would pile into the living room to exchange gifts. One family member would be designated as “Santa” and would pass out the … Continued

Professional Profiles: Robert Jordan’s Story

Mr. Robert Jordan “I hope helps all who are struggling with a family member who is in the prison of addiction, and to know that the way to love us is to challenge us.”   My name is Robert Jordan and I am a certified addiction counselor and the Director of the men’s program at … Continued