Darryl West


Darryl, who is known as West around Healing Transitions, is an Air Force veteran who arrived at the then Healing Place on January 24, 2001 just nine days after the men’s campus opened. He is still clean 21 years later and has seen our program from all its many services. He is men’s Silverchipper #3 and was one of our very first peer mentors in our planning room. He was also one of our first alumni ever hired to work in our detox and overnight shelters from 2002-2005. He served on our Board of Directors from 2010’s-2016. Darryl has been a certified Drug & Alcohol Counselor for more than 17 years and he presently works for the NC Department of Public Safety at the Women’s Prison, providing substance use disorder services to inmates.