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New Building Rendering

We’ve Found a New Home!

We are pleased to announce that we have purchased 4.34 acres of property on Park Road, in Lexington, near Old Cherokee Road. This tract of land will be the future home of The Courage Center, where our non-profit community organization can continue to offer community-based support services for families and young people facing substance use…

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Courage Center named Top-Rated Non-Profit

Courage Center named “2018 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT” by GreatNonprofits Award based on Outstanding Online Reviews The Courage Center announced this week that it has been named a “2018 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews of charities and nonprofits. The Courage Center provides a safe, supportive, recovery-focused setting for young people and families…

Letter to my teenage self

Dear Mom and Dad

Dear Mom and Dad: What I Wish I Said as a Teenager There was a pivotal shift in my life in my early teenage years. It began the summer of my 6th-grade year. To me, it felt like I was one person one day and suddenly someone else another. In my memory, it seemed like…

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