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Retreat for Women Early in Substance Recovery

November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am - November 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

Join us for an unforgettable 2-Day Adventure Weekend!

Come for both Saturday and Sunday or come for just one day!

This event is available to any woman who has completed a 6-month program or has 1 to 5 years substance clean and would like to join other amazing women in early recovery for an adventure Weekend focusing on strengthen their recovery.

A Retreat can be both a “time out” from life’s daily stresses as well as an opportunity to deepen one’s experience of self and the Higher Power that surrounds and supports us. If you are seeking to STAY in both your spiritual and emotional recovery and are actively involved in any Twelve-Step program, this weekend is for YOU!

Register online at https://walkingwithjoy.wpengine.com/womens-retreat
or mail your name, email, phone number and $25 deposit to Joy Gaertner, 323 W. Emory Road, Powell, TN 37849

Set in the peaceful setting of Wesley Woods Camp located in the Townsend, TN you will discover ways to STAY…
• Strong in substance recovery
• Committed to emotional sobriety
• Connected to other women and Recovery Fellowships
• Dreaming Big dreams

The program is designed to help women grow in their relationship with God and develop lasting friendships with each other.

A retreat creates a unique opportunity to get away and reflect on how to navigate the intersection between freedom and personal responsibility to my recovery. It is designed as a physical, mental, emotional and spiritual experience to facilitate meaning in one’s daily life. The retreat includes

• Speaker Meeting, Brooke Hartman
• Open Share Groups
• Workshops:
“Working the 12 Steps in 50 minutes” led by Sandy Watson
“11th Step Native American Meditation” led by Lori McCarter
• Free time for Fellowship, Rest or Reflection
• Adventure Activities
o Climbing/Repelling Tower
o Challenge Course
o Kayaking
o Hiking & More

Begins Saturday at 10:00 a.m. EST and ends Sunday at 12:00 noon

You are invited to STAY….find the balance for living life on life’s terms clean and a community of women to support you!


November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am
November 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm


Walking with Joy – Grief and Loss Recovery
1932 Granville Terrace
Knoxville, TN 37915 United States