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What IS a Jaywalker, anyway?

Posted on July 7th, 2012 by by Bob

What is a Jaywalker, anyway? Officially speaking, Jaywalker Lodge is a residential extended care treatment center for men with a history of failed previous attempts at recovery; a track record of rehabs followed by relapse. Unofficially, Jaywalker Lodge has gained a reputation as the last and best hope for a family or a counselor running […]

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What’s a “Spiritual Dashboard?”

Posted on September 10th, 2010 by by Bob

In the mid-1990’s, during the administration of Mayor Rudolph Julianni, New York City saw a 50% reduction in violent crimes (such as murder, rape and robbery) as the result of an initiative known as “community policing.” This campaign, which took its roots from Small Town America, focused repairing broken windows, cleaning up graffiti, and a […]

Friendship 101

Posted on November 16th, 2009 by by Bob

Friendship 101. Here’s one way to look at addiction and recovery: We drank to fit in, and at the end of the day, our drinking turned us into outcasts. It’s not about alcohol, it’s about us. Drugs and alcohol are not the problem, we are the problem. Our sense of isolation is our disease.

Hacked By Shade

Posted on October 22nd, 2009 by by Bob

Jaywalker lodge drug and alcohol treatment center blog, number one.