• The Student Becomes the Master – A Practicum Experience at Together We Can

    I am very thankful for the opportunity to complete my graduate counselling practicum at Together We Can. I worked with a dedicated team of professionals and an outstanding supervisor. It has been an enriching and unforgettable learning experience. Read more
  • Can Acupuncture Help Turn the Tide on the Opioid Crisis?

    Acupuncture has been used to treat PTSD, chronic pain, and other battlefield traumas within the military system for years, but only recently has it really been getting the attention it deserves. Read more
  • Together We Can Celebrates 25th Anniversary

    In 1993, a single recovery house in Vancouver on Moss Street opened its doors and took in its first few clients under the direction of its founder, Calvin Lee. Fast forward to 2018, and that single house has grown into 26 houses, over 300 beds, and over 110... Read more
  • Together We Can and TWC All My Relations Host Powerful Winter Mini Pow Wow

    According to All My Relations Clinical Coordinator Mike Merrick, the impact on not just the community, but also the All My Relations clients was tangible and impacting. Read more
  • Highlights from the 24 Hour Camp My Way Tire Flip Event

    On February 10th, 2018 the Together We Can Addiction Recovery and Education Society in partnership with the Camp My Way program and Terrance Kosikar proudly took part in the 24 Hour Tire Flip event in support of PTSD awareness. The event, which saw supporters and volunteers flip a four... Read more
  • Hockey Helps Recovering Addicts Stay on Clean Path

    GLOBAL NEWS HOUR AT 6 January 18, 2018 Former WHL hockey player Steve Bull, who has struggled with addiction all of his life, is now helping those in need by sharing his story with recovering addicts and also players in the BCHL, Global TV’s Barry Deley has the story.... Read more
  • TWC Alliance – Straight and LGBTQ Recovery Growing Together

    The TWC Alliance Program addresses addiction recovery, but it also digs deeper into layers that some men experience with their sexuality before and after treatment. The focus of the program is to foster stronger communication, acceptance and understanding, and to develop positive relationships with "straight" allies, and the recovery... Read more
  • 2018 Alumni Retreat – Mountain View

    TWC Alumni Retreat – Mountain View Rodrigo Pulgar from the TWC Alliance Program and the TWC Alumni Group are excited to bring another TWC Alumni Recovery Retreat. On February 2nd to February 4th,2018, Twenty TWC alumni will take part in a weekend of fun, fellowship and connections at the Mountain... Read more
  • Looking Back at 2017 – A Year of Growth

    As Together We Can begins it's 25th year of educating and supporting men and families who struggle with the challenges of drug and alcohol addiction, we felt it important to take a look back at 2017 to celebrate one of our biggest years of growth as an organization. Read more
  • Healing The Heart Of The Addict With Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) sees addiction as a disease of the heart and spirit. The spirit in Chinese medicine is said to be housed in the heart, which is viewed in TCM as the Emperor or the “King of the castle”, and if the king is unhappy, all of... Read more