Taking a Trip, Not Taking a Trip

Taking a Trip, Not Taking a Trip

There are so many reasons a person can decide to drink or use drugs. Create a smooth recovery by remember your many reasons not to drink or use. Everyone is different and everyone has their own motivations and passions. Stay focused on those to help you make the right choices throughout your recovery.

One choice that people in recovery are often faced with is how to get from one place to another. Maybe it’s a family reunion in another town or state, or maybe it’s your best friend’s wedding in a nearby city. For someone in recovery, the logistics of getting from point A to point B can be far more complicated than one might imagine. The temptations that arise during travel can be shockingly prevalent. You are taking a break from your routine, which can be challenging. You may find yourself in situations you weren’t prepared for and if you aren’t the driver, they may be situations you can’t even control.

Having a plan in place for travel is an excellent way to ensure you don’t put yourself in a position where your resolve is threatened. Have someone you know and trust and someone who has your best interest and your sobriety in mind is a wonderful safeguard to protecting your recovery journey.

Hired Power offers a service known as Safe Passage to clients looking for this type of support. This service provides clients with someone to effectively get them from point A to point B without compromising their progress in recovery thus far. The Safe Passage representative will assist in keeping the client accountable to themselves, reminding them of their reasons to abstain from drinking and drug use, and keep them responsible for their actions, even when they are away from home.

The Safe Passage program is personalized to provide the specific services a client needs, no matter how comprehensive. If you or a loved one in recovery has an upcoming trip and needs extras assurance that the diversion from routine will not disrupt the recovery journey, please call Hired Power at 714-559-3919 right away and put your travel plans in place. Your recovery means too much to leave this to chance. Be prepared and make the call today.