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Hannah’s Story

At the age of 23, Hannah* found herself in an abusive relationship that cost her everything – her home, her job, her car, her mental health, and finally, her daughter. With her family living across the country, Hannah lacked support and security. She was truly alone.  

Having lost all hope and suffering from the trauma of her circumstances, Hannah struggled to survive, both physically and mentally.   Read More

Coldest Night of the Year 2024

We’re thrilled to partner with Coldest Night of the Year for our fourth year, hosting a 2-5K walk to raise funds and awareness to support women experiencing hurt, hunger and homelessness in our city. Coldest Night of the Year is a nationwide initiative that encourages communities to walk and support charities aiding those experiencing homelessness, distress, and hunger.
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Giving Tuesday 2023

November 28th marks #GivingTuesday, a global movement inspiring generosity and change. This year, at Adeara, our goal is to raise $10,000 for the women and children at Adeara and we are excited to share that a generous and anonymous donor has pledged to match the first $5,000 we raise on Giving Tuesday.

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Evening of Dreams 2023 Recap – Celebrating 25 Years

On Friday, October 20, 2023, nearly 500 people came together to stand alongside the women who are courageously fighting to end the cycle of addiction in their families. Together, we celebrated the past 25 years as an organization, heard vulnerable stories of changed lives and transformed families and how addiction is treatable with the right support. … Read More

Recovery Is Possible

I’ve had experiences in my life that I would have never wished on my worst enemy and on more than one occasion I found myself wondering what I did to deserve any of it. Reflecting back over my life and that question, I understand now that I didn’t do anything to deserve those misfortunes, but more importantly, God was shaping me through those experiences into the person I am today.

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Evening of Dreams Tickets on Sale Now

You are invited to the Adeara Evening of Dreams Gala this October 20, 2023! For the past 25 years, Adeara has been committed to helping women overcome addiction and regain their lives because we believe that together, we can rise up and find hope even in the darkest moments. Don’t miss this chance to celebrate 25 years of transformation, recovery, faith and healing.… Read More

Highlights from our Final Leap of Faith

On Friday, June 16, 2023, Adeara Recovery Centre hosted its 10th and final LEAP OF FAITH skydiving fundraiser, which was a huge success! We are thrilled with the day’s outcome and honoured that so many of you chose to be a part of the day out at Alberta Skydive Central to celebrate the fundraising success.… Read More

Leaving a Legacy

Your legacy matters, and you can start building it today.

Do you share in Adeara’s mission to empower and equip women to live in sustainable recovery through long-term faith-based programming, counselling and life skills support? You can help future generations experience freedom through a life of recovery today through legacy giving. Read More

Adeara Saved Me as a Mom

Before I came to Adeara, my life was okay. I was ten months sober when I first arrived; however, that doesn’t mean life was always good. I struggled to maintain sobriety, especially in a small community with no resources. It was hard, and learning how to be a full-time mom at the same time was a challenge in itself. … Read More

The Heart of a Mother

“When I grow up, I’m going to be a mom.”

That was my only dream growing up. To my surprise, I became a mom at the age of 17. Regardless of what others said, I was going to be the mom my little girl deserved. Over the years, I thrived as a mom. I had a purpose. I was blessed with seven beautiful children. … Read More