20 minutes | Jun 20, 2018

#65: Taking Hope to the Streets with Carol Rostucher

Guest: Carol Rostucher, grassroots organization founder

My guest today is Carol Rostucher, founder of the organization Angels in Motion, which began as she searched for her son who was living with addiction on the streets of Philadelphia. As her eyes were opened to the unique needs of the homeless population with substance use disorders, she set out to bring love and hope to them one by one, by offering everything from hugs and snacks to help navigating the process of getting an ID card. She sat down with me at the Innovations in Recovery conference in San Diego to explain how Angels in Motion has grown its reach across Philadelphia and to share how this mission has changed her and her relationship with her son.

For more about Recovery Unscripted, visit http://recoveryunscripted.org

For more about Angels in Motion, visit http://AIMangelsinmotion.org 

For more about Heroes in Recovery, visit http://heroesinrecovery.com

Music from this episode:

"The Ache" by David Condos - URL: http://davidcondos.com 

Wonder Happens" by Podington Bear - URL: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Podington_Bear/Meet_Podington_Bear_Box_Set_Disc_1/Wonder_Happens

"Trailways A" by Podington Bear - URL: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Podington_Bear/Brooding/Trailways_A

"Twilight Grandeur" by Podington Bear - URL: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Podington_Bear/Inspiring/TwilightGrandeur 

"Ronny" by Alex Fitch - URL: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Alex_Fitch/Eola/Ronny_1253

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