people all holding hands at a table as a support system for recovery

Why Support System for Recovery Is Crucial

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: July 6, 2020 Updated: July 17, 2020 A support system refers to organizations or a group of people who are willing to help you in your journey to recovery. A support system for recovery may include your close family, friends, or a combination of both depending on…

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Finding Addiction Support Groups

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: June 7, 2019 Updated: June 11, 2019 Any time you struggle with a substance use disorder, you need the support and aid of addiction therapy services to make it through to recovery. Sometimes people who are dealing with a substance abuse problem isolate themselves from others because…