Recovery Programs and Community Resources
Aids Action/Fenway Health
A healthier world is steps away! AIDS Walk & Run Boston supports the lifesaving HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention services of AIDS Action/Fenway Health and raises funds to support client services such as legal and housing assistance, among other critical services. Join us on September 26, 2021 when the AIDS Walk & Run moves to our new location at DCR's Carson Beach in South Boston.
Granite Recovery Centers
“Real People, Real Recovery" For over 10 years, Granite Recovery Centers has been transforming the lives of alcohol and drug dependent adults from New England and well beyond. Our addiction treatment centers offer a unique blend of evidence-based clinical psychotherapies with a comprehensive 12-Step curriculum and feature a full continuum of care that includes medical detox, medication-assisted treatment, primary residential treatment, extended care, sober living, and intensive outpatient counseling.
Helping to validate, normalize and educate those hurting on their journey through grief. The way out of grief is to go through it.
Founded in 2011 by former professional basketball player Chris Herren to help others navigate the road to recovery from the disease of addiction. Herren Project has since helped thousands of individuals and their families throughout the United States with treatment navigation and family support services as well as broader awareness to substance use prevention.
Organizing recovering individuals, families, and friends into a collective voice to educate the public about the value of recovery from alcohol and other addictions
The Opioid Spoon Project, a nationally recognized artist and activist-driven non-profit 501C3 that serves as the voice of truth, solutions and as a platform for constructive social change and legal accountability for the opioid epidemic and the deadly and destructive effects it has on people from all walks of life.
The Phoenix's mission is to build a sober active community that fuels resilience and harnesses the transformational power of connection so that together we rise, recover, and live. The Phoenix offers in person and live streamed classes.
Empowering families through education, support and access to training in a compassionate and caring environment. REST is a 501c3 organization dedicated to ending stigma, educating, empowering, and providing access to resources to families with a Loved One with Substance Use Disorder.
Rockland Recovery offers a wide variety of treatments ranging from evidence-based clinical approaches to more holistic therapies aimed at helping heal the whole person. If you or someone you love is struggling with a substance abuse problem, we can help by tailoring an individualized course of treatment that suits their needs precisely.
South Shore Peer Recovery
South Shore Peer Recovery is creating a safe space in the heart of the community where people with lived experience join together to build skills, provide support and find hope in recovery.
A national nonprofit organization of parents who have lost a child from addiction with 23 state chapters, a chapter in Canada and a chapter for sibling support.
Wellness and Healthcare
Bay State Physical Therapy
Aches and pains do not stop because of COVID-19. Bay State Physical Therapy has taken extra steps to treat you safely and conveniently, including the expansion of telehealth services so you can get all the benefits of physical therapy from the comfort of your home. They are also offering one on one evaluations and treatment in the clinic, where stringent CDC-recommended best practices help ensure your safety. Call Bay State Physical therapy today to learn more or click here to request an appointment.
Dorchester clinic 617-282-8080/Brookline clinic 617-734-6135
Bournewood Health Systems
Since 1884, dedicated to providing compassionate psychiatric and substance use treatment services. A member of the Brookline community, a leader in the clinical community and a lead sponsor of the annual Run for Recovery as well as an advocate and resource for the Boston Bulldogs wellness programs, Bournewood Health Systems is an important part of the Boston Bulldogs community
Handle Bar Indoor Cycling Studios:
Handle Bar is a Boston-based indoor cycling studio offering music-driven, energized workouts. They are committed to efforts in support of mental health and wellness.
Founded in 1975 in a renovated first-floor apartment near Harvard Square, we have grown to 11 retail locations, bringing our unparalleled customer experience to runners, walkers, and fitness enthusiasts across the Bay State. The Brookline, Plymouth and Wellesley locations have been partners and supporters of the Boston Bulldogs Running Club from the beginning.
A Massachusetts-based charity whose mission is to aid those recovering from addiction by reconnecting their bodies and minds through complimentary yoga & fitness memberships, a practice of self awareness and wellness-focused community events. By becoming a member at a local yoga studio or boxing gym, participants are given access to create a new, healthy lifestyle alongside their peers. We believe that everyone is recovering from something.
More information at https://www.namastaysober.com/
Nancy Clark RD
Newton-based sports nutritionist Nancy Clark RD counsels athletic people of all abilities how to eat for performance. Her best-selling Nancy Clark's Sports Nutrition Guidebook is a trusted resource.
Newton Wellesley Hospital
The Newton-Wellesley Collaborative for Healthy Families and Communities provides local support to address and help prevent socio-medical issues that face our communities. Our efforts to help community residents stay healthy include raising awareness of health issues, advocating for change to improve health, offering prevention programs and providing additional treatment resources.
Road to the Right Track
The RRT (Road to the Right Track) is a track program for Allston Brighton Youth. They coordinate weekly practices that include stretching, dynamic warm-ups, distance work-outs and sprint work-outs.
A certified Chi Running/Chi Walking instructor, Michael’s mission is to introduce pain free running & walking with less effort to persons of all ages and abilities. Michael brings his passion and personal running experience to those in search of a new beginning with the goal of a joyful, holistic and lifelong practice. Michael teaches students of all ability levels in private and group sessions (virtual and/or live) including video analysis. Contact Michael at Mike@TriChi.run for more information.