Addiction impacts all aspects of a person’s life including their relationships and work life. It often takes individuals to hit rock bottom in order to reach their turning point in which they realize they need to get sober. Both addiction and turning points can look different for everyone, and so can the journey to sobriety. 

In this series, Calgary Journal reporters investigate how addiction can affect everyone’s lives in a different way, and discuss with past addicts their journey to reaching their turning point to sobriety. Click the photo above to read the full story.