Our promise: when you complete a residential program at The Ridge, you’ll never be alone in recovery again.

Support Means Success

Upon graduation from The Ridge, you automatically become a member of our extended alumni community – a supportive network of graduates who understand what life is like before, during, and after treatment. Our alumni community is designed to support our clients as they lead a full life in sobriety.

Alumni Coordinator

Cathy Cooke, CDCA

Cathy Cooke - Ridge Alumni Community CoordinatorCathy is a Recovery Specialist and Interventionist. She is a Candidate Member of the Association of Interventionist Specialists as well as a Board Member of The First Step Home. In her role at The Ridge, she supports people in recovery from alcohol or substance use disorder and their families.
Favorite Quote:

“You can’t think your way into new behaviors, you have to behave your way into new thinking.”

To learn more or get in contact, please email Cathy.

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Alumni Community Events

Alumni meetings are held the first Saturday of each month 10 A.M. – 12 P.M. at our main office location: 25 Whitney Drive. Suite 120, Milford, OH 45150. Click here for directions.

Benefits of active participation in our alumni community include:

  • Fun group outings and activities
  • Regular check-ins, encouragement, and phone contact with Alumni and peers
  • Invitations and reminders for local Ridge events, speakers, and social gatherings
  • Opportunities to involve supportive family and friends in your recovery experience
  • Al-Anon and 12 step meetings and events

As a Ridge alumnus, your participation with your fellow alumni through our events – and in the community – is the biggest thank you that we can receive. We appreciate our alumni and invite any Ridge graduate to participate.

To connect with The Ridge Alumni Program contact your Alumni Coordinator, Cathy Cooke, at [email protected]

Weekly Al-Anon Meeting

We host Al-Anon Meetings, open to anyone in the community, every Thursday. Enter your email address below to receive an email invitation every week.

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