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Events

Meetings and Groups

Alumni Meetings

Former clients of Recovery First can meet to discuss their continued recovery. These meetings offer both support and camaraderie, giving you a safe space to share your fears, successes, progress, and anything else that’s weighing you down.

See below for times and locations.

Ft. Lauderdale

Every Thursday, 6:45 p.m.

3100 East Commercial Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308

Hollywood

Last Thursday of the Month, 6:45 p.m.

4110 Davie Road Extension, Suite 103
Hollywood, FL 33024

On the last Thursday of every month, former clients of Recovery First can meet to discuss their continued recovery. These meetings offer both support and camaraderie, giving you a safe space to share your fears, successes, progress, and anything else that’s weighing you down.

Alumni Aftercare Group
Every Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

4110 Davie Road Extension, Suite 103
Hollywood, FL 33024

Your recovery isn’t over after you’ve made it through rehab. You can keep up your efforts by attending this weekly meeting to tackle topics like relapse prevention. You’ll learn about the next step in your recovery while enjoying fresh coffee and bagels.

Other Events

Picnic and Park Clean-Up
April 28, 9:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Tree Tops Park
3900 SW 100th Ave
Davie, FL 33328

Do your part to keep your community looking great. Join us for the Picnic and Park Clean-Up event, intended specifically for alumni. This program lets you give back while also mingling with your like-minded peers.

Fun Depot
May 19, 5 p.m.– 8 p.m.,

2003 10th Avenue
North Lake Worth, FL 33461

Fun Depot is your chance to let loose and have fun. Join fellow alumni for laser tag, arcade games, go-karts, and more.

Spread the Love
June 16, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

4110 Davie Road Extension, Suite 103
Hollywood, FL 33024

Give back to your community while bonding with fellow recovering addicts at the Spread the Love event for alumni. You’ll perform community service to help invigorate both the soul and mind.

Movie Night
July 20, 8 p.m.

IOP Conference Room
4110 Davie Road Extension, Suite 103
Hollywood, FL 33024

Join us for movie night and learn how to make your Friday nights fun without the influence of substances. This alumni-only event lets you catch a great flick with other a supportive circle of individuals in recovery.

Day of Giving
August 24, 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Center
2400 SW 42nd St.,
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312

Experience a joyful and meaningful day of volunteering at the Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Center! This alumni event helps you give back by working with cats, dogs, and other abandoned pets in need of love.

End of Summer Bash
September 22, 10:30 a.m.–3 p.m.

Rapids Water Park
6566 N. Military Trail
Riviera Beach, FL 33407

Enjoy yourself and learn to let loose without the influence of drugs or alcohol at this fun event. Send summer off with a final farewell as you splash, swim, and sunbathe with fellow alumni of our programs.

Media

Recovery First Alumni Coordinator Speaks to Vox About Sober Influencers and the “Sober Curious” Movement

Alumni Coordinator Missy Pollack Gives Insight on College Stress to FSU Publication

Recovery First Takes Patient Care to a New Level with New CEO, Expert Medical Team and Expanded Services

Far From Finished: The Road to Recovery Part One: Dominic

Recovery First Alum Interviewed on CBS Morning Show

 

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