Susan’s Story

Susan’s Story

Susan’s Story What my life was like: I spent as much time as I could at the casino, I did not care really about anything else.  I took short cuts to try and get out of participating at all in family things, Christmas, birthdays. Come on open those presents so I...
Kirby’s Story

Kirby’s Story

Kirby’s Story Where were you before? Although it’s painful to remember where I was before I came back to GC/GA after my relapse, it’s important to use the memories as a reminder of what I don’t want…. I don’t want to ever wake up feeling panic and hopeless after...
Savannah’s Story

Savannah’s Story

Savannah’s Story I started gambling at an early age, my earliest memory is playing bingo at my 9th birthday party.  At age 14, I won my first jackpot playing in a local bingo parlor.  Over the course of my teenage years, I would estimate spending at least 3...
Jennifer and Lucky’s Story

Jennifer and Lucky’s Story

Jennifer and Lucky’s Story A Journey of Success and New Friendships As a mother of four with a husband on the road, Jennifer was left to take care of their children and manage their home. After many busy years, she grew tired and needed to find something to...
Ruth’s Story

Ruth’s Story

Ruth’s Story The way things were before Finds me a busy wife and mother of 3. My growing up years were filled with loving parents and one sister. Both of my parents came from large families and I had 64 first cousins many of which lived in the area. I started...