The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

National Recovery Month

September is Recovery Month National Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Month 2013

Planning An Event?

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Find Tools and Information for Planning an Event
In the Community Events section, you can post or find an event, find fundraising tools and tips, get event-planning information and information on how to work with the media, and find other tools for promoting events.

Get Communities Involved with Proclamations
Proclamations are a good way to raise awareness about recovery and your event and to get your community involved in Recovery Month. The Proclamations section provides direction on how to get a proclamation issued, as well as a sample proclamation, and all the proclamations issued for Recovery Month.
Your Event
banner sampleBrand your event with the Recovery Month logo and theme! Use the Recovery Month banners and logos on your website and promotional materials.
Help, Inspire, and Raise Awareness about Recovery
In the Video, Radio, Web section:
  •  How to distribute PSAs to local TV
     or radio stations to raise awareness
     about recovery
  •  Download TV and radio programs
  •  Post an Events Widget or Inspirational
     Quotes Widget on your website

Planning An Event?

Recovery: For You or Someone You Know

For Community Organizations and Service Providers

Recovery in Your Community

Youth and Young Adults in Recovery

La Comunidad Hispana

  • Behavioral Health is Essential to Health
  • Prevention Works
  • Treatment is Effective
  • People Recover
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SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.

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