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REN Launches Healthy Living Program

REN’s new Healthy Living Program aims to help members live a more active lifestyle, learn how to take care of their physical health and provide life tools to help them live a healthier life. The program is run by Greg Mingus, REN Recovery Specialist, Behavioral Health Technician and Personal Trainer. We sat down with [...]

By |2018-05-22T10:28:50-07:00May 17th, 2018|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on REN Launches Healthy Living Program

Singapore Delgation Visits REN to discuss mental health issues

Singapore Delgation Visits REN to discuss mental health issues A delegation of peer-support specialists from Singapore spent a day at Recovery Empowerment Network in October to learn the agency’s best practices to battle the pervasive stigma associated with mental health in their home country. “They are just beginning their journey to have mental health [...]

By |2017-11-03T15:24:25-07:00November 3rd, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on Singapore Delgation Visits REN to discuss mental health issues

Emergency Food Box Program at REN

Emergency Food Box Program at REN At the Recovery Empowerment Network (REN) we aim to help our members in many ways including the teaching of important life skills such as learning how to cook. Each month we deliver an average of 142 emergency food boxes to local behavioral health clinics. These emergency food boxes [...]

By |2017-11-01T12:06:15-07:00November 1st, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on Emergency Food Box Program at REN

Stories From the Staff – Jacob

A New Smile Joins Our Friendly Team! By Jacob at REN Pilar is in recovery just like you and me. She fights social anxiety on a daily basis and works hard to make the stressful situations into workable ones. Pilar reached out to me expressing interest in joining the Peer Support Team. With a [...]

By |2017-10-31T14:13:40-07:00October 31st, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on Stories From the Staff – Jacob

Stories From the Staff

  New Member Joined REN due to Happy and Friendly Staff By Priscilla at REN Lisa’s story is such an inspiration to me and other REN members. She is why I am so committed to helping people in their personal journey. Lisa is visually impaired. She is only able to tell day from night. [...]

By |2017-09-20T11:22:08-07:00September 20th, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on Stories From the Staff

Supporting Friend/Family Member with Mental Health Challenges

    You can help your friend or family member by recognizing the signs of mental health problems and connecting them to professional help. Talking to friends and family about mental health problems can be an opportunity to provide information, support, and guidance. Learning about mental health issues can lead to: Improved recognition of [...]

By |2017-09-20T11:21:11-07:00September 20th, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on Supporting Friend/Family Member with Mental Health Challenges

What’s New @ REN

  REN just returned from their annual camping adventure in Heber, AZ! Members and Staff were both tired, but feedback has been overwhelming positive. REN attended the Alternatives conference.  Staff and members partnered in Boston and were able to experience a nationwide conference. REN sent three staff and two members. In November, REN will [...]

By |2017-09-20T11:11:05-07:00September 20th, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on What’s New @ REN

SMART Recovery Program at REN

Recovery Empowerment Network (REN) recently began providing the Self Management and Recovery Training (SMART) program at its Central Phoenix location. Our program provides hope. It provides healing. It provides the tools and support system needed to recover.   The SMART Recovery at REN is a program that provides the resources, education and tools needed [...]

By |2017-09-20T11:05:41-07:00September 20th, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on SMART Recovery Program at REN

Greg Mingus Joins REN as Recovery Specialist

Greg Mingus joins the Recovery Empowerment Network as recovery coach. Greg has over four years of experience working with peers as they develop and accomplish their own personal wellness goals. He has created curriculum for and facilitated many evidence-based classes that are designed to support students as they continue on their path of recovery. [...]

By |2017-07-28T15:21:28-07:00July 28th, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on Greg Mingus Joins REN as Recovery Specialist

REN Purchases Commercial Office Building for $2.7 Million Dollars

PHOENIX, Ariz. – The Recovery Empowerment Network (REN), a nonprofit licensed community service agency, has purchased the building it leased for the past three years located at 212 E. Osborn Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012. REN acquired the 22,000 SF building for $2.7 million dollars. “This is a great achievement and milestone as we approach [...]

By |2017-05-25T15:37:57-07:00May 25th, 2017|Embracing Wellness|Comments Off on REN Purchases Commercial Office Building for $2.7 Million Dollars