Blog / 2016 / September
September 30, 2016
Fairbanks and Hope Academy celebrated National Recovery Month by hosting and participating in events throughout the month of September that brought awareness to the disease of addiction while honoring the estimated 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery.

On Sept. 1 Fairbanks and Hope Academy – along with other treatment and...
September 27, 2016
For the first Community Day of the 2016-17 school year, Hope Academy students were visited by two guest speakers: Ken Johnson, chaplain for the Indianapolis Colts, and Sean Moore, founder and CEO of Precision Labs.

Both speakers, while having dealt with difficult upbringings, offered messages of hope to the audience.

Johnson based...
September 20, 2016
Hope Academy had a special guest on Sept. 19 who lauded the school’s work while sharing his own amazing story of recovery.

Tom Coderre, chief of staff for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), was in Indiana to record Public Service...
September 13, 2016
Educating the community about the disease of addiction is a crucial component of the mission at Fairbanks, the organization that runs Hope Academy, as well as inspire hope and transform lives as experts in addiction, focused on recovery. As the new manager of educational services, Holly Homan intends on educating...
September 2, 2016
Though the headlines about addiction usually report grim news, there are many stories of hope and recovery. To help celebrate September being National Recovery Month – and the reported 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery – Fairbanks, Hope Academy and other treatment and recovery organizations hosted the “Coloring the...
September 1, 2016
Reflecting on a decade of success of helping students achieve their academic goals and maintain their recovery, Hope Academy culminated its 10th anniversary this summer with a new annual award honoring individuals and organizations who have contributed to that achievement.

Hope Academy’s Faces of Hope celebrates those who have made a...