Recovery Cafe SJ Blog

POSTED: August 14, 2018 under Blog Events

Mark Lundholm has brought his recovery comedy around the world. In October he’ll be bringing it to San Jose in a special benefit show for RCSJ!

POSTED: August 6, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

Carrie talks about gratitude, and how Recovery Cafe San Jose brought to a place to understand what it really means.

POSTED: July 21, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

Skye talks about family, gangs, drugs, alcohol, living the streets, and transitioning to a woman. It all comes back to a red dress and heels.

POSTED: July 14, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

Chris shares about recovery, family, the legal and mental health systems, and ukulele.

POSTED: July 4, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

Rosanna is a petite woman with brown, soulful eyes. Her face lights up when she talks about Recovery Cafe. “It’s almost like an A.A. meeting,” she says, “but better.”

POSTED: January 25, 2018 under Blog

“Is heaven here?” a member asked as I steamed a brand new pitcher of milk. “It must be!” was the only response I had. Heaven, magical …

POSTED: January 24, 2018 under Blog

January is flying past since our reopening three weeks ago, on January 2nd! Opening day was impressive, as the Cafe was filled to capacity …

POSTED: January 20, 2018 under Blog Staff

We’re pleased to introduce three new RCSJ team members: Hollie, Rikki, and Denise. Read about what brought them to RCSJ in this post.

POSTED: October 2, 2017 under Blog Cafe Activities Volunteers

What makes the RCSJ kitchen work? With donated food, lots of volunteers, great creativity, and barely any budget, Chef Doug gets nutritious meals to our members every day. In this post he tells you how he does it.

POSTED: August 21, 2017 under Blog Volunteers

Mike has been volunteering at RCSJ almost since day one. He’s a popular Circle leader as well as the facilitator of the “Daily Dish” and a great volunteer. Learn what keeps him coming back to give so much to Recovery Cafe San Jose.