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Talking to Your Kids About Cannabis

Talking to Your Kids About Cannabis People of all ages use cannabis, with the prevalence of the substance only increasing in Canada since it’s been legalized. Young people have always turned to marijuana for a variety of reasons: peer pressure, curiosity, anxiety,...

Effective Goal Setting for Recovery

Effective Goal Setting for Recovery “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” This quote is often used as a motivation for people in personal development and goal setting conversations. While this...

5 Mindfulness Tips For Beginners

5 Mindfulness Tips For Beginners Two key elements in addiction recovery and maintaining sobriety are found in a person’s ability to manage stress and personal triggers. It’s impossible to avoid stress and triggers altogether. But, the practice of mindfulness can be...

7 Russell Brand Videos You Need To See

7 Russell Brand Videos You Need To See Russell Brand is a celebrity who broke through the chains of addiction and is using his journey to help others. He’s lived in the spotlight for years. During this time, the public has watched his transformation from addict to...

On Compulsion: Addiction’s Right-Hand Man

On Compulsion: Addiction's Right-Hand Man Anyone suffering from addiction knows that a key component of this struggle is the need to feed the cravings or “scratch the itch.” Compulsion is a factor that drives the behaviour, making it easy to justify just one more fix....

Top 7 Recovery and Self Care Books for Winter Reading

Top 7 Recovery and Self Care Books for Winter Reading Winter is the perfect time of year to curl up with a book and relax. If you or a family member is struggling with addiction, it might be a good idea to pick up a few books on the topic. Here are the top seven books...

10 Health and Wellness Tips for Colder Weather

10 Health and Wellness Tips for Colder Weather Fall is in the air, which means that the weather is cooling down and many people are bundling up for the upcoming snowy weather. While it feels cozy to snuggle up in front of the warm fire, don’t let the cold weather stop...

How to Party Sober at Halloween

How to Party Sober at Halloween The excitement for Halloween is building as people are putting the finishing touches on their costumes and coordinating parties for the big night. While it is a wholesome holiday for kids to enjoy trick-or-treating, holiday gatherings...

2017 Reporting: More Services are Needed in Public Treatment Centres

2017 Reporting: More Services are Needed in Public Treatment Centres Recent findings from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) shows an alarming trend in the population: a lack of treatment for those in need of addiction recovery and mental health...

Self Care Tips: Take Care of Your Mental Health and Avoid SAD

Self Care Tips: Take Care of Your Mental Health and Avoid SAD As the weather cools down and the seasons change, Seasonal Affective Disorder is one topic that needs to be discussed among the general population. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is more than a feeling...

Aurora Recovery Centre’s philosophies are consistently reflected in the way we value our members and staff. Everything we do is in the interest of our members’ recovery for life.

Aurora’s treatment process is built upon a member-first culture and stands on three pillars that reflect our philosophy toward our members’ recovery: Heal, Connect and Recover.

From initial contact with Aurora, you begin to experience our Member-First Culture. Our highly experienced Addiction Specialists help you navigate the complex, emotional decision to admit to treatment.

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