Recovery is a journey of healing and transformation where you gain control over your life and the direction you want your life to go. Recovery involves the development of new meaning and purpose as you grow beyond the impact of the diagnosis.” ~ Michigan Department of Community Health

 

Peer: “someone of equal worth or quality” (dictionary.com) Step by Step Recovery provides Peer Support Services for individuals in mental health and substance abuse recovery.

 

Programs: Person-centered Planning, Individualized Peer counseling, motivational speaking, recovery coaching, educational workshops and linking to community resources.

 

Vision: Individuals will be able to reintegrate into their social environment without the stigma that has been placed on them to give them the ability to recognize their own self-worth, a sense of belonging and motivation to contribute to the community.

 

Mission: To empower individuals with mental illness and/or addictions by guiding them toward finding out what is important to them, focusing on their strengths rather than their weaknesses and promoting awareness and linking to community resources that will allow them to live a more fulfilling life.