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Peer Support Meetings in Small Saskatchewan Communities

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Do you live in a small, rural community? Have you searched for support before and found little to nothing in your town? This blog may be helpful for you. Our caller, Josh*, in this blog was looking for NA meetings in Coleville, SK. It would take him several hours driving to attend the closest meetings. We looked for meetings close to Josh, hoping we missed something in our directory, but there was in Josh’s area. We, alternatively, gave Josh a list of online meetings available for anyone to access. Some of them are even phone meetings. Here...

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Can my Husband Detox from Alcohol at Home?

Posted by on Jun 17, 2014 in Blog | 2 comments

My 45-year-old husband drinks so much he gets the shakes when he doesn’t. He has agreed to stop but doesn’t want to go to public treatment because he says he’s afraid of other people. His plan is to stop this Friday and have me watch him until he feels better. What should I do to make him more comfortable? Will he be okay in a couple of days? - Scared in Regina Dear Scared in Regina, Your husband may not make it through the weekend with this plan. There are a couple of dangerous signs in your letter. First, your husband’s shaking is a sign of...

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Posted by on Jun 4, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Hello and welcome to the Regina detox blog. This blog and many others are operated by; an organization of specialists who talk to people every day by phone and email to help them find the addiction treatment and support they need for themselves or loved ones. That being said, we know there are many more people out there that we can help. For those who we are unable to communicate with directly by phone or email, we will be posting regular blogs detailing situations of callers across Canada and the resources we provided...

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