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John (Butch) Scruggs is the founder and Director of Damascus Recovery, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.  Butch founded Damascus Road in November, 2002.  We opened our first recovery residence on January 31, 2004, with one residence and six beds.  We now operate six residences and 44 beds. DRR operates a long-term recovery residence for men suffering from dependence on drugs and/or alcohol.  We specialize in methamphetamine addiction, prescription drugs and all areas of dependence.

DRR is approved by the Department of Corrections and is a member of the Georgia Association of Recovery Residences (GARR).