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Our Television Debut!

  We are very excited to make our television debut as guests of Schenectady Today, In And Around The Capital Region, hosted by Ann Parillo!  The show reaches over 400,000 families and we’re so happy to make that connection with … Continue reading

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The Phoenix Still Rises

The renovation of our beloved home was recently featured in the Times Union.  The captions of the photographs tell little pieces of her story.  The fire that could have destroyed her, actually led to a very beautiful chapter.  Now history … Continue reading

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Jamie Celebrates 9 Years of Sobriety

“Every year around my anniver­sary of sobri­ety I get a little twitchy. I don’t know why this hap­pens, but I know that some­times even now, I feel like I don’t deserve what I have. This year, how­ever, was dif­fer­ent. I did not want to cel­e­brate at all. I am … Continue reading

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“I Chose Life”

It Went Without Saying co-author Jamie Chupka shares her story of recov­ery on the web­site for the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services… “My name is Jamie, and I am a grate­ful recov­er­ing addict. I have learned that using … Continue reading

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It’s About Community

Here is a heart warm­ing arti­cle from the Troy Record about Joyce’s receiv­ing the YWCA’s Resourceful Woman of the Year award! “The phrase Resourceful Woman wasn’t some­thing that was in my imme­di­ate vocab­u­lary, but to me it means it’s regard­ing the source of … Continue reading

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Rising From The Ashes

October 26, 2011 marks the first anniver­sary of the fire at our home, which we’d been lov­ingly restor­ing for eleven years.  Our community’s sup­port has been a tremen­dous bless­ing and a Resource.  Now, just one year later, as we approach the day … Continue reading

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