Burlington – Prevention is Key

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training (CPRS)

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training (CPRS)

Learn how to offer your lived experience to provide peer recovery support to individuals and family members touched by problematic substance use in your community. The CARES curriculum meets the mandatory 46 hours of training required for certification by the Addiction Professionals Certification Board of New Jersey.

Top Golf

Join us for dinner at Top Golf and make some friends! Top Golf Mount Laurel has climate-controlled golf bays for year-round comfort with HDTVs in every bay. You can use their complimentary clubs or your own to take aim at the giant outfield targets and the high-tech balls will score themselves.

Summer Kick-Off BBQ

Enjoy some summer fun with CARES, and let’s eat! Participants are encouraged to join us to play games, eat grilled foods provided by CARES, and share a memorable afternoon with peers, friends, and family.

Bowling with Burlington CARES

Join CARES for some fun in Recovery with bowling and food. Recovery is hard enough, come see the fun, competitive, and social side of the CARES community!

Strolling Through Recovery

Reconnect with nature and your recovery. Come join the CARES community stroll through the park trails, enjoy refreshments, and afterward engage in our All Recovery Meeting with nature.

Painting With Peers

Connect with peers over a canvas. We’re hosting a free painting class, taught by a professional instructor, for all experience levels. Join us to meet new people and get creative. Painting materials are provided!

Cupid’s CRAFT Celebration

Share the love with our CRAFT families and any interested community members! At this meeting we will be discussing the different ways we express our fondness for our loved ones, play games, and enjoy food and refreshments.

International Black Balloon Day

On International Black Balloon Day we are encouraged to post a virtual Black Balloon on Social Media using #blackballoonday, or fly a Black Balloon outside our homes to honor the lives of those lost to substance use. International Black Balloon Day is a day to honor lives lost to problematic substance use while bringing awareness to overdose deaths.

Yoga of 12- Step Recovery (Y12SR)

Y12SR combines the practical tools of the 12-step programs with the ancient wisdom of yoga. A 12-step based discussion and yoga practice that is open to anyone and everyone dealing with their own addictive behavior or affected by the addictive behaviors of others. This is open and inclusive of all pathways to recovery. Come join us for healing and stress relief.