Thorpe Recovery Centre in Blackfoot. Photo submitted The Alberta Government contributed approximately $13 million to Addiction & Recovery Centres across the province including Thorpe Recovery Centre in Blackfoot on February 1.
Thorpe Recovery Centre’s CEO, Teressa Krueckl, attended the presentation in Calgary and was extremely grateful for the $2.21 million per year they will receive to fund 574 more treatment spaces.
“I hope people grasp what it means for our community and
From left, Shaylyn McDougall and Rebecca Watling on February 15. Photo Angela Mouly Lakeland College students will be hosting a Treats For Treatment fundraiser from March 8 - March 29 in order to fund a treatment bed at Thorpe Recovery Centre (TRC).
Rebecca Watling from Wainwright, and a Child and Youth Care student at Lakeland College in Vermilion, spent time working at Thorpe in the past.
“We were lucky to have Rebecca work with us, and while she was here she discovered