Brooklyn Community Recovery Center Salutes New Peer Volunteers

Brooklyn Community Recovery Center staff honored the new class of Peer Volunteers to complete training to serve the Center and help promote recovery in their community.

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Norwig Debye-Saxinger awarded Lifetime Achievement honors

Phoenix House’s Norwig Debye-Saxinger, Vice President of Government Affairs, Public Policy and Licensing, was awarded the Commissioner’s Lifetime Achievement Award by the New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS).

My Own Joan of Arc

More than 15 years ago, Joan Hajjar was living on the edge. Homeless and without hope, her daily existence revolved around her next drug or drink. Determined to beat her addiction, she entered Phoenix House in 1993, where she found the tools to reclaim her life. Now serving as director of Phoenix House’s AmeriCorps and…