BACK IN THE CAFÉ A Reflection by Faire Holliday, Program Manager It’s 11:55 a.m. on my 113th day at Recovery Café Longmont, and I have first day jitters. Even though I’ve been on staff for four months, this is going to be my first day working while we’re open in-person. I’m finally going to see
Recovery takes time and support.
Recovery Café Longmont supports adults as they rebuild their lives and break the cycle of addiction, or overcome a recent crisis or trauma. We strive to stand in the gap between crisis and stability by fostering community-building and life-empowerment.
Recovery Café teaches members to live in recovery.
Our Members are welcomed into a community that focuses on building long-term mental and physical health as well as maintaining sobriety. We help each individual reclaim his or her life as a person worthy of giving and receiving love. Whether in crisis, newer to recovery, in long-term recovery, after a relapse, during a difficult life change, or mental health transition, the Café is a place of support and stability for all individuals seeking freedom and fulfillment.
Recovery Café Longmont is open Tuesday - Saturday from noon to 4pm with a communal meal served at 12:30pm. Membership is free and all are welcome. We are a private, nonprofit organization.
Members must be drug and alcohol free for 24-hours, contribute to the Café and to the healing of others, and attend a weekly Recovery Circle.
What's happening at the Café?
Community is a word we use often at Recovery Café Longmont. Healing community and loving community are used to describe our service model. Inclusive community is one of our core values. Recent events in our nation—COVID-19, the murder of George Floyd and other African Americans, demonstrations asserting the truth yet again that Black Lives Matter—is a
A Reflection by Faire Holliday, Program Manager On my first day at Recovery Café Longmont, we officially closed our doors because of the social distancing requirements around the coronavirus. When I arrived, staff gloved up and headed outside with a box full of sack lunches. We knew this was going to be our last day
What’s coming up
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