After a Percocet prescription for an injury led to addiction, Kristina found help and hope at CAT. Today, she is a mother to two daughters and taking care of her own mother.
After using for most of her adult life, Sandy found calm and sobriety at CAT. Today, her adventure is just beginning.
Frank attributes his sobriety and good life to following the 12 Steps, particularly, serving others.
Despite coming from a very stable family with a Mom, Dad and two brothers, by the time I turned 18, I was addicted to opiates and facing serious jail time.
In addition to attending twelve-step meetings near my home, CAT’s family program helped me learn about Joe’s addiction and how I could begin to heal from the damage it had done to our family. I learned how to get help for myself, regardless of the state of Joe’s disease.
I’m Erin and I’m a recovering addict. In 2001, I was a 4.0 student at Seton High School with a scholarship to U.C. Yet by 2012, I found myself with a felony conviction, drinking daily and addicted to opiates. With nowhere left to turn, I reached out to CAT for help.
My sponsor tells me on a regular basis that gratitude is an action word. When I told him how grateful I am to the CCAT House and all the people who work there, he reminded me that if I was truly grateful, I would get into action...
I came to CCAT on March Third. Thank God the doors were still open because they gave me back my life. I had been living in a crack house the past four months... I thought that I would die in the life of drugs...