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To learn more about how addiction affects the family and how to get help, click here.

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Donations Needed:
 - If you live in the West Michigan lakeshore area and have an adult bicycle taking up space and would like to donate the bike to someone in early treatment & recovery – we can help you out!  Call OAR’s Men’s Residential Treatment Center (the Chester A. Ray Center) at 616.396.6872 to arrange for drop off or possible pick up of the bike.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"Thank you for giving my life back."

                                                          a recent client of OAR's services

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Priority placement is given to pregnant women, women with children and those with Child Protective Services involvement.

 

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Family & Addiction
OAR's Community & Family Program offers a varity of services tailored to the needs of your family to include recovering family groups, individual family therapy, and phased intervention services.  We also offer both in-home and on-site family educational opportunities customized to the unique needs of your family.  Call 616.396.5284 or email to learn more about these opportunities.

Recovering Family Group
This group offers family members and friends the tools they need to begin healing from the pain experienced when a loved one or friend is struggling with addiction. This group meets Tuesday evenings at 7:00pm at the OAR Annex Building located at 493 Century Lane in Holland.  Please call 616.396.5284 or email us for additional details before attending.
                               
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Alumni Group
To learn more call:
Holland - 616.396.5284

random thoughts on recovery
A place to read, write, and ask questions about recovery and addiction.   Click here to visit

Addiction & Recovery Awareness Forum
A place for leaders and volunteers who serve in the Recovering Community to share and learn about serving people facing addiction or who are in the early recovery. 
Call 616.396.5284 or email us to learn more.  
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OAR on Facebook
OAR on facebook - a place where you can talk openly about addiction & recovery.  
Simply click on the facebook icon to preview OAR on facebook.

My Gift Registry

Please visit our gift registry and help us bring hope and grace to those seeking recovery!

Holland Tulip Time 5K - May 3rd
Running for Recovery!

Twenty OAR staff members and their families are running this year! Our goal is raise $1,500 for treatment scholarships. Total raised as of
April 24th is $280. You can support our efforts by using the donate button to the left. Thanks!

Making recovery
a reality for over
40 years!

OAR is dedicated to helping you, your family, and your friends experience recovery from addiction. We have been helping individuals and their families overcome and recover from alcoholism, drug addiction and related problems for over 40 years. As a community supported organization, we provide a variety of treatment and educational services throughout West Michigan. Since our inception, we have helped over 55,000 individuals in their struggle with addiction. We have the expertise and experience to help you on your journey to recovery.

About Addiction

Addiction is serious and progressive. It effects us physically, mentally, emotionally, socially, financially, and spiritually. It is truly non-discriminatory. It knows no social or economic barriers. Neither race nor sex, nor the circumstances of birth or background, nor the quality of individual character will guarantee against it. Addiction is the #1 public health problem in our nation and our community.

Recovery & Hope

In contrast to the despair that comes with addiction, treatment and recovery offer individuals and families hope. Hope that life can be different and that the future can be better. If you are visiting our site because you, a loved one, or a friend needs help, please stay and explore our site. We recommend starting with our feedback page to read what the people we've helped have to say about their experience. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact us. We are here to help you in any way we can.

Join the Fight Against Addiction

We need your help in bringing hope and healing to those suffering from addiction. Even though about one of every three people you meet has a friend or family member suffering from addiction, most people don't know where to go to get help, or can't afford treatment. The simple act of helping someone to find a place to get treatment, or donating to help provide treatment can changeChange someone's destiny today! someone's destiny. Click on the butterfly to learn how you can be a part of changing someone's destiny today.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

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