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The Recovery Month team shares the latest news and announcements related to increasing awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders.

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Watch the archive video of the National Recovery Month 2018 Kick-Off Event held on Wednesday, September 6, 2018.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will award up to 75 planning grants to rural communities in FY18 as part of a new $100 million Rural Communities Opioid Response initiative. The initiative will focus on the 220 counties identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as being at risk (PDF | 158 KB) as well as other high-risk rural communities. More information is available through the HRSA News Release.

SAMHSA's new fact sheet provides guidance for choosing quality, effective treatment services. Get the facts and download Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders.

SAMHSA announces availability of $196 million for Opioid Treatment Grants to hardest-hit states and tribes.

Last Updated: 10/02/2018