Gordie Center

for Substance Abuse Prevention

Recovery Support

Spring Meetings - Free food and a community that "gets it"!

Come meet and socialize with other Hoos in recovery.

*Meetings occur when UVA classes are in session*

    Thursday Lunches         (12:30-1:30pm)

HiR House (506 Valley Road) - Free lunch and parking in the driveway!

*Every other week, we will explore a different topic related to recovery (topics in the past have included stress management, early recovery, mindfulness, goal setting, and mentorship).

*Every other week, we will play a game / do something fun at the house.

Stay tuned on the HiR listserv to find out which week we're on!

Lunch provided by the UVA Parents Fund

Hoos in Recovery (HiR)

In Recovery?  Considering Recovery?  Be part of a confidential support network of recovering students, faculty, staff, and alumni.  All with an interest are welcome!

Hoos in Recovery Brochure (PDF)

If you have any questions about recovery support at UVA, or would like to talk one-on-one with someone, please contact Tia Mann, Recovery Support Coordinator at recovery@virginia or 434-328-8976.

DONATE HERE to help us sustain our efforts for Hoos in Recovery!

HiR Listserv

To join the confidential listserv and receive weekly HiR updates and announcements, send an email to with the subject "subscribe hoosinrecovery." 

HiR House

- Located at 506 Valley Road

- By car, it's off off Oakhurst Circle or directly off Jefferson Park Avenue through Valley Road.

- By bus, it's within walking distance of the Elson Student Health Center stop.

- By foot, it's behind Gibson Hall.

Hoos Sober listserv

The ADAPT peer educators coordinate a weekly e-mail to 1,500 subscribers that details activities that are not alcohol-based and that are open to the public.  To subscribe, send an e-mail to to with the subject "subscribe hoos-sober."