First Responders Support Group

Supporting Our First Responders

First Responders Support Group

This group is a weekly supplemental group for first responders in recovery from substance use disorder.

The purpose of this group is to offer support in overcoming difficulties unique to the First Responder profession. Participant’s involvement in this group may also meet professional requirements set by an oversight body.

This group is not meant to take the place of 12 step or other recovery group activities but to support them.

Professional ethics apply to this group to ensure anonymity and confidentiality in order to maintain a safe environment.

First Responders Support Group at TWC(starting Nov. 29th)

Wednesdays from 3pm till 4:30pm
2831 Kingsway,Vancouver BC
V5R 5H9

If you would like to participate in this group please email firstresponders@twcrecoverylife.org
or call 604-219-7692.


Betty Conroy

Family Program Facilitator

Betty Conroy is a respected professional with over 25 years’ experience as a counsellor, coach and program facilitator of the First Responders and Family Support Programs at TWC. With a healing-centred approach to care, Betty helps our residents and their loved ones understand the recovery process. Betty has vast personal experience and a thorough understanding of the family pressures that are often caused by active addiction and life in recovery. 


Betty focuses specifically on coaching for promoting a happier lifestyle. Betty brings proven experience in individual and group counselling, coaching, workshop facilitation and recovery from substance abuse. 

Her training and experience include: a Counselling Certificate, Substance Abuse Training, Conflict Resolution and Satir Family Therapy Certification, True Colors Certification, CRG Assessment Training and Business Administration Certification.


Live out of town and can't attend the onsite family group?

ENROLL IN A 4-SESSION FAMILY PROGRAM THAT YOU CAN PARTICIPATE IN FROM THE COMFORT OF YOUR LIVING ROOM.

Build your foundational knowledge about addiction so you can support your recovering loved one.

To register for the next ONLINE session or for more information please email familyonline@twcvancouver.org or call 604-451-9854