Emil Caron, CRPS-V
RECOVERY COMMUNITY CENTER COORDINATOR
Emil Caron is a person in long-term recovery from substance use and mental health challenges. He began his recovery journey in 2017. Upon entering treatment through the drug court program in 2019, Emil acquired the tools he needed for long-term success. Emil is a U.S Navy veteran who has experienced housing displacement and criminal justice involvement. All these experiences have added value to his role as a Certified Recovery Peer Specialist (CRPS). Emil is a seasoned peer recovery specialist who lives by recovery principles and thrives in an environment where he can help others. Although his home is in Orange City, Florida, peer support has taken him throughout the state. Emil is grateful to be a part of the family at Recovery Connections of Central Florida. In his free time, Emil enjoys gardening, raising chickens, and cooking with his lady.