Walking Through Recovery: Brandie’s Story

Brandie acknowledges being so heavily into drugs and alcohol that, “I couldn’t get out of bed without knowing I had a drink waiting for me.” Her addiction led to multiple arrests and she found herself spiraling. Then, Brandie followed the advice she now gives others, “You have to ask for help.” “Heartland brought truth to my life, and they knew how to talk me through things,” notes Brandie. “There are people here who have been through the same things.” And while a 12-month recovery program may seem like a long commitment, we’ve...

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Rally For Recovery Total

As we wrap up Rally for Recovery month, we’d like to say a big THANK YOU to our community and neighbors! Through your support, we exceeded our goal and raised $6292, which will be used to update the guest houses where families stay when they come to visit their loved ones. Thank you to everyone who… put in miles and got sponsors for the Run/Bike/Walk-a-Thoncame out for the Rally Walkparticipated in the Chili Cook-Off We’re so grateful for your support of the Heartland Recovery Programs…. you’re making a difference! If you would still like to make a donation to...

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Rally For Recovery 2022

September is National Recovery Month, a time to increase awareness and celebrate the successes of those who battle addiction.  Heartland is hosting our 3rd Annual Run/Bike/Walk-a-Thon fundraiser. Whether you’re walking to create awareness, to honor a loved one, or to celebrate your own victory, we need you!  Make a difference in the fight, one step at a time. Our goal this year is $5000, which will be used to furnish the guest houses which residents’ families use during visits to Heartland. Here are some ways to get involved: Download this form today to start getting sponsors for the...

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Scott & Adrienne Miller Certifications

Scott Miller (Assistant Director, Heartland Men’s Recovery Program) and Adrienne Miller (Director, Heartland Women’s Recovery Program) have recently received certifications through the Missouri Credentialing Board. Scott accomplished a Certified Reciprocal Alcohol & Drug Counselor (CRADC), certifying him to offer Alcohol & Drug counseling and train other Heartland Recovery staff members to become Missouri Credentialing Board certified counselors. Adrienne Miller has accomplished the Missouri Associate Alcohol Drug Counselor II (MAADCII), certifying her to offer Alcohol...

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Outreach Connection WTJR Interview

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Heartland Homecoming 2021

September is National Recovery Month, which coincides with our Homecoming event to celebrate more than 25 years in ministry. We’re looking forward to re-connecting with friends as we “declare the wonderful deeds of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light” (1 Peter 2:9).  Heartland is an intentional community built around a local church. We have been blessed by many people throughout the years who came to receive help, but also those who felt called to help others as they found hope and healing. We know that many of those spiritual seeds that were...

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