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JACKSON RECOVERY CENTERS CELEBRATE 40TH ANNIVERSARY

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JACKSON RECOVERY CENTERS IS MARKING 40 YEARS OF LIFE SAVING WORK IN SIOUXLAND, HELPING CHILDREN AND ADULTS DEALING WITH ADDICTION.

BILL AND MARIENNE JACKSON OPENED THEIR FIRST TREATMENT CENTER ON THE CITY’S WESTSIDE IN AUGUST OF 1976, AFTER BATTLING THROUGH ADDICTIONS OF THEIR OWN.

THEIR FIVE CHILDREN, INCLUDING DAUGHTER ELLEN NICHOLS, CELEBRATED THE FAMILY’S LEGACY THURSDAY AT AN OPEN HOUSE AT THE AGENCY’S CHILD AND ADOLESCENT RECOVERY HOSPITAL ON WEST 4TH STREET:

OC………..BEAUTIFUL CAMPUS HERE. ;26

KERMIT DAHLEN ,THE PRESIDENT AND C-E-O OF THE RECOVERY CENTERS, SAYS COMMUNITY SUPPORT HAS HELPED THEM EXPAND INTO A FULL RANGE OF ADDICTION AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES:


OC…………PRIMARY CARE. ;21

NICHOLS SAYS THE AWARENESS OF ALCOHOLISM AND NEED TO TREAT IT HAS IMPROVED OVER THOSE FOUR DECADES:


OC………A HUGE THING. ;20

DAHLEN SAYS JACKSON RECOVERY CENTERS WILL CONTINUE TO HELP FAMILIES WITH CRITICAL NEEDS IN SUBSTANCE ADDICTION AND MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES.

YOU MAY CONTACT THEIR STAFF AT 712-234-2300 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS.