UTTC to host sobriety walk

BISMARCK (UTN) – United Tribes Technical College invites the campus community and public to join a sobriety walk scheduled for Thursday, September 21 beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the college’s Skill Center building. The event will highlight the value of family and community throughout recovery during National Recovery Month in September.

“Everyone’s sobriety impacts a community. Whether that community be a school, neighborhood or family,” says Anita Monek, UTTC Chemical Health Center coordinator.

The walk takes place on the college campus. It ends at the UTTC cafeteria where a meal will be hosted by UTTC for all participants.

The importance of community and family is emphasized in the 2017 Recovery Month theme: “Join the Voices of Recovery: Strengthen Families and Communities.” Individuals in recovery and their family members are invited to share personal stories and successes to encourage others.

Find out more about recovery month at this link: https://www.recoverymonth.gov/sites/default/files/toolkit/2016/voices-for-recovery.pdf.

The walk is sponsored by the UTTC Chemical Health Center, a program offered through the college’s Lewis Goodhouse Wellness Center. For more information please contact Anita Monek 701-255-3285 x 1776, amonek@uttc.edu.

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