Recovery Star Awards 2017
Awards Ceremony 2017
The annual awards ceremony, that celebrates recovery, took place on Friday 24th November 2017 in Citadel, Aberdeen. It was hosted by local leading substance use charity Alcohol and Drugs action (ADA).
The event which celebrates and recognises big achievements of people in recovery from alcohol and drug use was a huge success. This event appreciates all the hard work by people in recovery as well the agencies supporting them. An exceptional number of 143 people were awarded in 5 categories: achieving personal milestone, supporting others, groups & activities for achieving their personal milestones & supporting other over the last year.
This ceremony proved once again that, people are strong enough to turn their life around and with strong and active support networks, determination and unified partnerships, recovery does happen in Aberdeen.
ADA congratulates all deserving winners for the achievements they have made during their recovery journeys. One of the award winners commented: “ you know what is beautiful in this room, the happiness. The help I have had from different organisations in Aberdeen has been amazing, recovery can happen. “back