Atchison Renewal Day – 3rd Friday of the Month
Alumni start coming about 8:30AM. Our first official activity is Alumni Group at 9AM in the dining hall. At 9:30AM, we’ll watch patient cup hangings in the Lecture Hall. After cup hangings, our alumni get introduced to the group and the alumni share about when they were at Valley Hope, and where they go to meetings. The patient group spends time with visiting alumni to talk to and get telephone numbers for AA/NA contacts in their area. We take a short break and start Road To Recovery around 10:45AM. Next we have medallions usually about 11:15AM. After lunch, Renewal small group starts around 1PM for an hour. We usually have 60 or more alumni visiting and usually 15 to 20 birthdays that we celebrate.
Atchison Valley Hope
1816 N. 2nd St
Atchison, KS 66002
Ph: (913) 367-1618
Boonville Renewal Day – 2nd Friday of the Month
We celebrate Renewal Day the second Friday of every month. Any and all alumni and their loved ones are encouraged to join current patients, staff, and other alumni in the celebration and sharing of the experience, strength, and hope recovery brings. Alumni typically begin arriving around 830 AM and join current patients in the lecture hall at 940 AM to support discharging patients having their cup hanging ceremony. At 10 AM we have a staff led group session in the lecture hall just for Alumni and loved ones. Our medallion ceremony starts shortly after the group at 11 AM. There is plenty of time for socializing, encouraging current patients, and meeting old friends during the day. You are also invited to join us for lunch at 1230 pm. We look forward to seeing you. Please give us a call if you plan to pick up your cup or share a birthday with us. We like to plan for such special events! Renewal Day is affectionately known as “payday” by the staff here at Boonville Valley Hope and we hope to see you soon!
Boonville Valley Hope
1415 Ashley Road
Boonville, MO 65233
Ph: (660) 883-6547
Cushing Renewal Day – 3rd Friday of the Month
Alumni begin arriving at the center around 9:00AM to visit. (Some actually arrive in time to sit in on the 8:50AM lecture) At 9:40AM, we’ll have patient cup hanging ceremony in the lecture hall and then celebrate recovery time of 1 year and multiple years. Alumni are encouraged to introduce themselves to the patient group and let them know what 12-Step meetings they attend. Many alumni stay and enjoy lunch with us.
Cushing Valley Hope
100 S. Jones
Ph: (913) 225-1736
Chandler Renewal Day – 3rd Friday of the Month
Chandler Valley Hope invites ALL alumni to come and share their experience, strength and hope with the current patients and celebrate the gift of Recovery. We start with Brunch at 10:00 AM at which time staff, current patients, and alumni can share and catch up with one another. A GREAT TIME OF FOOD AND FELLOWSHIP! Also, we hope alumni will be open to encouraging our current patients with your Recovery journey and perhaps answer some of their questions. At 11:00AM we will honor Alumni with their Year Medallions and further celebrate Recovery. Please remember that these times are a guideline only and depend on how many cups and medallions are presented. Come each month and share your experience. You can help like no one else can!!!!! Give us a call if you plan to pick up your cup or share a birthday!
Please call with any questions.
Chandler Valley Hope
501 N. Washington
Chandler, AZ 85225
Ph: (480) 899-3335
Grapevine Renewal Day – Last Friday of the Month
We would like to invite you to Grapevine Valley Hope on the last Friday of each month at 9a.m.to join in one of our alumni activities called Renewal day. Few things have the positive impact like our successful alumni returning back to the center. At 10AM Enjoy brunch with staff and alumni and then at 11AM, take part in the Medallion and Cup Ceremony. This includes Alumni returning to retrieve their cup as a one year celebration or presented with a VHA cup to commemorate multiple year birthdays.
Grapevine Valley Hope
2300 William D. Tate Ave.
Grapevine, TX 76051
Ph: (817) 424-1305
Overland Park Renewal Night – Last Friday of the Month
Alumni will start arriving at 6:00PM and the evening will end at 9:00PM. We would like to invite Alumni and Friends to share their stories, experience, strength and hope. This will include Alumni that will also be returning to receive back their cup to celebrate their one year anniversary. We will also provide refreshments for the evening activities. This is a very interactive session for the whole Group. We hope that you can come join us for a very fun and exciting evening.
Overland Park Valley Hope
10114 W. 105th St.
Overland Park, KS
Ph: (913) 432-4037
Moundridge Renewal Day – Last Friday of the Month
Calling all Halstead/Moundridge Alumni!!! We need your help!!! Share your experience of recovery with our patients on the last Friday of each month in Moundridge. Remember what it was like to catch some hope when you were a patient and heard the message of recovery from alumni? Come at 8:50 for the “Hurdles” group and share your recovery experience (what works and what didn’t) with the current patients. After “Hurdles” and cup hanging all the Alumni are introduced and say where they are from and where they go to meetings so current patients have the opportunity to talk and get phone numbers from clean and sober folks in their home area. At 11AM we celebrate recovery birthdays in the Medallions Ceremony in the lecture hall – Woo Hoo! Lunch is at noon (prepared by our fantastic cooks!) followed by an Alumni Group at 1PM in the family room where we laugh, catch up, and sometimes even do therapy. If you are celebrating 1 year or more & plan on attending this event, please let us know. Come Join Us!
Moundridge Valley Hope
Wedel Recovery Center
200 S. Avenue B
Moundridge, KS 67107
Ph: (620) 860-1904
Norton Renewal Day – 2nd Friday of the Month
We start with a meet and greet at 8am in the Living Center for coffee and cookies.
9:00AM we will meet as a group in the staff’ room in the counselor building for a 30 minute meeting. 9:30AM we will go to the Lecture Hall for cup hanging ceremony with the current patient group. You will have a chance to introduce yourself and share where you are from so you can make connections with patients from your area. 10:30AM, join us in the Lecture Hall for a Medallion Ceremony. Buy a $5 meal ticket at the business office and enjoy lunch with the patients and staff.
At 1:30PM, alumni will meet for a great meeting in the lecture hall. The day concludes about 3PM.
Give us a call if you plan to pick up your cup or share a birthday! Call if any questions.
Norton Valley Hope
709 W. Holmes
Norton, KS 67654
Ph: (785) 877-5101
Oklahoma City Renewal Night – 1st Tuesday of the Month
Join us 5:30 – 7PM on the 1st Tuesday of the month. Evening starts with fellowship and potluck at 5:30PM.
We begin with serenity prayer at 6 pm and recognize those celebrating varying lengths of sobriety and then the speaker is introduced. We wrap it up with any announcements pertaining to Valley Hope or upcoming local recovery events.
Oklahoma City Valley Hope
6110 NW 63rd
Oklahoma City, OK 73132
Ph: (405) 946-7337
Omaha Renewal Night – 1st Tuesday of the Month
Omaha Renewal will start at 7PM. There will medallions, a speaker, and celebration cake. We will start with the serenity prayer, introductions, and celebration of various lengths of sobriety. We ask alumni to share their experience strength and hope to others. This is a great place to re-connect and meet new friends! Come be part of the celebration of recovery!
Omaha Valley Hope
7703 Serum Ave
Ralston, NE 68127
Ph: (402) 991-8824
O’Neill Renewal Day – 1st Friday of the Month
Renewal Day, the first Friday of the month at O’Neill Valley Hope has grown to be an inspiring event.
Events start Thursday night for those that will be in O’Neill with guest attendance at the 6:30PM Continuing Care group or in our new 6:30 Alumni group. IN ADDITION TO THIS ALUMNI GROUP BEING HELD THE WEEK OF RENEWAL DAY, WE WILL ALSO HAVE IT THE THIRD THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH.. Lots of people start their Friday by attending Chapel services at 7:40AM and then lecture at 8:50AM. “Brunch” starts at 10:00AM. Medallion ceremonies begin promptly at 11:00AM. If it’s your sobriety birthday month, join us and collect a “Celebrating Recovery” cup no matter how many years you’re celebrating. Lunch is served at 12:00. Alumni Group meets at 1:00 in the Dining Hall. Join us for a Celebration of Recovery and “Carry the Message” to others.
Give us a call if you plan to attend Thursday continuing care
O’Neill Valley Hope
1421 North 10th St.
O’Neill, NE 66763
Ph: (402) 336-0008
Parker Renewal Day – 3rd Friday of the Month
Alumni start arriving as early as 7AM to drink coffee and visit in the living center. Alumni Group meets at 9AM in the Dining Room renewing acquaintances and making new friends. At 10AM, alumni break into two groups for a question and answer session with the patients (where they really learn how the rubber meets the road!) Medallion ceremony is at 11AM to celebrate individual lengths of recovery, from 1 year to many, many years. You’ll hear some great stories from individuals and their families sharing their experience, strength and hope. Many alumni sign up and stay for the noon meal prepared by our great kitchen staff. If you are celebrating 1 year or more and plan on attending this event, please let us know.
Parker Valley Hope
22422 East Main Street
Ph: (303) 841-7857
St. Louis Renewal Night – 4th Wednesday of the Month
St. Louis Area Monthly Alumni/Renewal Groups meet on the 4th Wednesday of every month from 5:30 to 7:00PM in the large group room. This is the perfect time for those who share the Valley Hope experience to enjoy some fellowship and carry the message to those who are just beginning their recovery journey. The alumni returning each month to hang cups, pick up medallions and lend support to others are a valuable asset for St. Louis Valley Hope, and we appreciate all of you!
St. Louis Valley Hope
12777 Olive Blvd.
Ph: (314) 514-9220
Tempe Renewal Night – Last Thursday of the month
Thursdays at Tempe Valley Hope are for our alumni and friends! Our Renewal Night is the last Thursday of the month. After patients who receive their one year medallion, share their experience strength and hope, a speaker shares for approximately 20 minutes and then the meeting is open for other members to share. The meeting runs from 6-7 with an attendance between 25-55 people. Family members and friends are always welcome to come and tell the truth about how much their partners have changed. Another bonus is to enjoy cake and fellowship while listening to how people have stayed sober and clean for a year. Please come join us!
Tempe Valley Hope
Rio Sureno Medical Plaza
2115 E. Southern Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
Wichita Renewal Night – 3rd Friday of the Month
The celebration kicks off on the third Friday of the month starting at 6PM. We will have alumni sit in on small group. Former patients can come back to receive the cup they made while in Intensive Outpatient treatment, or a Valley Hope Coffee Cup for each additional year they have maintained sobriety on their sobriety date. We know that your experience, strength, and hope can help those who are new to the program see that long term recovery is possible. We will have refreshments, snacks, and time for fellowship. Please join us!
Wichita Valley Hope
901 W Douglas
Ph: (316) 264-7369