Recovery journeys

Here you can read a collection of first-hand accounts from our service users about their own or their loved ones’ recovery journeys.
Photograph of a woman with long brown hair smiling at the camera next to a sign for Stoke Recovery Service
"The first day I visited Stoke Recovery Service I was so nervous but I poured my heart out to them. There was no judging and no looks of disgust. They just listened and I felt relief for the first time in years."
Adult drug and alcohol
Mental health