“I didn’t know there was a life worth living. Through the recovery process, I was given the opportunity to learn and to grow. To develop and to see life beyond […]


Working with YPR has been powerful and eye opening. I have been able to support my community and that is so empowering. We are out here changing lives.

Matthew – YPR Durango

Hi, I’m Matthew and I’m a man in recovery, a proud member of YPR and grateful every day for my sobriety and my continual journey through mental, physical and spiritual […]

Dante, YPR-Cortez,CO

My name is Dante and I am a person in recovery. My journey with recovery began for me at the age of 16 when I walked into my first NA […]

Sara, YPR-Durango, Colorado

I wanted help long before I got it. It was 2020, the world experiencing panic and fear from a pandemic. My hours at work were temporarily, but drastically reduced. Some […]


Troy Hoggard San Diego, CA My name is Troy Hoggard. I became involved with YPR around October 2020 and have enjoyed the events put on by the leadership. The yoga […]


“Something that really inspires me about YPR is how we really focus on creating a loving, non judgemental space where people can feel like they are not being left behind.” […]


My name is Lynn and I am a person in long term recovery. A little over twenty years ago I made a decision to embark on a journey to add […]


What YPR did for my recovery is absolutely phenomenal and life changing. My life would not be what it is today,  had I not heard the message that we do […]


My Name is Cruz Baca and I am a man sustaining long-term recovery. I am the Recruitment lead for Young People In Recovery – Durango, Colorado. The small group of […]