Pro Bono Recovery Coaching

For YMCA of Austin Members In Recovery

YMCA of Austin, in partnership with Active Recovery Coaching, offers Pro-Bono Recovery Coaching for YMCA of Austin members in recovery from addiction and substance abuse. Two free sessions (one introductory consultation and one coaching session) are provided by Charlie McGarty of Active Recovery Coaching, and then paid sessions are available on an income-based sliding fee scale. In-person sessions are only offered at the Townlake YMCA at this time. Parents are encouraged to use the child care services offered by YMCA of Austin if needed during their appointment time.

For more information, please contact Charlie McGarty of Active Recovery Coaching.

About Charlie McGarty

Charlie is a YMCA member and certified personal trainer, recovery coach, and yoga instructor. His certifications include fitness nutrition and y12sr (yoga 12 step recovery). Charlie has worked in treatment centers creating wellness programs and, through his own recovery journey, has found purpose in working with others.

“I wasn’t sure how to get started, but I knew I was ready to face my substance use. I’m glad the Y’s pro bono counselors were available. Charlie helped me identify what was most important to me, and I appreciated his fresh perspective. ”

– Yvonne J.