Phoenix House Academy Hosts Open House for Community Members

Community members and guests gathered for an educational Open House at Phoenix House Academy in Los Angeles on July 24.

Time To Reroute the Preschool-to-Prison Pipeline

For many Phoenix House teen clients and Rikers inmates alike, gang culture was their only family; it was where they turned for protection and support. That’s not easy to walk away from—so it’s up to us to provide them with a better alternative.

Guest Blogger: David Sheff’s Family Journey to Get “Clean”

David Sheff is the author of Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America’s Greatest Tragedy. On March 13, we will welcome David as a featured speaker in an opiate addiction forum.

True Story: Morty

“I overdosed four times in six years, and the same guy saved my life twice…he yanked me from under a toilet door with a spike in my arm. If that door had been the length of the average toilet door, I wouldn’t be telling you this now.”