Dianne Young President along with the Board of Directors of Lennon Recovery House have announced the recent hiring of Angela Davies as Executive Director.
Angela begins a one year assignment striving to prepare Lennon Recovery House to open to serve Islanders with addictions and co-occurring mental illness, in recovery and transitioning back to the community. Lennon Recovery House is located in South Rustico and will serve a range of Islanders.
Angela has experience working in not-for profit organizations, and has served in many different capacities providing health services. She spent a better part of the past 5 years working in Northern Canada and seeing the devastation of untreated mental health and addiction issues. She says, “after working from the healthcare provider side, I felt I needed to do something more, something that may make more of a difference for people.”
Lennon Recovery House is supported by local community organizations across the province, the Provincial government and Skills PEI.