The holidays are upon us, and with it is the presence of alcohol and stress which can be a trigger for someone who is in recovery. This blog post contains some ideas for dealing with the holiday season when in recovery.
RCSJ’s donors have set up a $30,000 Challenge Fund, but we only get this funding if we match through additional donations before the end of the year! We’re nearly 1/4 of the way there already. Find out how you can help.
Too often people have come to expect that programs like ours will be housed in dingy places and furnished with used and worn donations. RCSJ’s message of radical hospitality means we go to the trouble to create something that says you deserve better! Read more about our efforts to furnish the new Café with care and beauty.
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.
School for Recovery provides members the opportunity to address their challenges in a loving, supportive environment and be recognized for committing to the program. This week’s School for Recovery Awards celebration was especially meaningful.
Join us Saturday, September 9, for a book reading and conversation about immigration with author Gabriel Thompson. He will be discussing his new book, Chasing the Harvest – book sales will benefit RCSJ.
Daniel is a long-time RCSJ member, as well as a student at San Jose City College, and a new member of the Downtown Streets Team. He’s also brought his native drumming to our Open Mics and other events, sharing his spirit and insights with all our family. Learn more about Daniel in this blog post.