Taking a New Approach to Recovery

Welcome to the Family

Your voice is powerful, which is why the Tacoma Recovery Center and Café encourages Peer Lead Group facilitated by members with experience and/or upon completion of the Peer Support Recovery Coach training, with certification.

Meet Our Staff

Anne Artman
BS, MS, CDPT

Founder
Executive Director
Peer Recovery Coach
Trainer

Torrance Johnson

Outreach Specialist
Peer Recovery Coach
Trainer

Douglas White

Veteran Specialist
Acupuncturist
Peer Recovery Coach

Our Mission

We are a community of women and men impacted by substance disorders, addiction, homelessness, PTSD and other mental health challenges. Our mission is to provide a safe environment where individuals with shared experiences provide hope, restoration, and resources that lead our members to a life unexpected.

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Happy Customer Reviews

"The Tacoma Recovery Cafe is a safe place of healing, hope and restoration. The cafe provides recovery coaches, classes, circle groups, employment, training and resources, such as housing, bus passes and lunch served daily for the members who are actively engaged. The Recovery family truly love their members."

Mareeka L.

"The Recovery Cafe is an inviting, family like environment where resources are abundant and easily accessible. The staff is experienced, relatable and meets people where they are!"

Amber

"They were welcoming, had information readily available, asked if I could be helped & how. I felt comfortable there. listened to. like I belonged there. only visited the one time but it was a safe environment with awesome people! I would definitely go there again!"

Mareeka L.
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