Thursday, May 28, 2009

Sister Helen - a documentary

This documentary features the work of Sister Helen, who opened the Travis House two years after becoming a Benedictine nun. Having lost her sons and husband to addiction, she devoted herself to helping others with a no-nonsense, tough love approach through her work at Travis House by providing a clean safe house for recovering addicts and alcoholics. The film captures the day to day struggles and joys of those at Travis House.

This movie is available through Netflix.

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