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Planning Partners

The Planning Partners help promote and plan Recovery Month, disseminate materials, and sponsor events across the country.

The Planning Partners are involved in planning National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) activities in conjunction with the SAMHSA Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) and with support from the SAMHSA Center for Mental Health Services.

Currently, the Planning Partners are comprised of more than 300 federal, state, and local government entities, as well as nonprofit organizations and associations affiliated with prevention, treatment, and recovery of mental and/or substance use disorders.

You are encouraged to involve the national organizations and local affiliates or chapters in your state and ask them to collaborate with your organization on Recovery Month planning. You can find local affiliates or chapters by contacting the national organizations directly.

You can also download the Directory of Single State Substance Abuse Agencies – 2016 (PDF | 191 KB), which is a list of state offices that provide local information and guidance about substance use and/or mental disorders.

Additional Planning Partner Resources

Oxford House is the umbrella organization for a network of more than 1,200 democratically-run, self-supporting, and drug-free group homes throughout the country.

1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 300
Silver Spring, Maryland  20910
United States

Partnership for Recovery (PFR) works to increase education and awareness of dependency disease among members of Congress and the public, and eliminate barriers to treatment for the 22 million Americans struggling with alcohol or drug dependence. It included organizations such as the Betty Ford Rehabilitation Center, Bradford Health Systems, Cumberland Heights, Father Martin's Ashley, Gateway Rehabilitation Center, Hazelden Foundation, Valley Hope Association, and the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers.

101 Constitution Avenue NW, Suite 675 East
Washington, District of Columbia  20001
United States

The Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP), a state government agency, develops and implements a comprehensive health, education, and rehabilitation program for the prevention, intervention, treatment, and case management of substance use disorders.

02 Kline Plaza
Suite B
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania  17104
United States

The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization - Achieving Community Togehter (PRO-ACT), a grassroots recovery support initiative in southeastern Pennsylvania (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties), has provided prevention, intervention, and recovery support services, as well as education and advocacy, to the community for 11 years. It provides a growing matrix of peer-to-peer support services, which has led to the opening of three recovery community centers, now a hub for all recovery services.

252 West Swamp Road
Unit 12
Doylestown, Pennsylvania  18901
United States

Phoenix House, a nonprofit organization, serves individuals throughout the country who are struggling with mental and/or substance use disorders. This organization provides residential and outpatient treatment along with prevention and recovery support services.

2191 Third Avenue
New York, New York  10035
United States
Graduate School of Social Work

The Graduate School of Social Work at Portland State University offers the only graduate social work education programs in Oregon accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. The school's three major functions are teaching, research, and community service.

P.O. Box 751
Portland, Oregon  97207
United States

Prevention Partnership International is a division of Family Resources International, a nonprofit agency. The partnership develops programs that provide resources for children and families to break the cycle of alcohol and drug dependency. PPI developed Celebrating Families!, a National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices listed program, and its Spanish adpatation, ¡Celebrando Familias!

15040 Encina Court
Saratoga, California  95070
United States

The Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association (PRA) and its members developed and defined the practice of psychosocial and psychiatric rehabilitation, establishing these services as integral to community-based treatment and leading the recovery movement. With nearly 1,400 members, this association seeks to advance the availability and practice of psychiatric rehabiliation so that all individuals with a serious mental illness have access to the supports they need to recover.

1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500
McLean, Virginia  22102
United States

Psychology Today is dedicated to helping people understand their behavioral health condition, the issues behind it, and how to overcome the challenges. It has gathered renowned academics, psychiatrists, psychologists, and authors in our field to contribute their thoughts and ideas.

115 East 23rd Street, Ninth Floor
New York, New York  10010
United States

Rally2Recovery is dedicated to improving the way we embrace and treat alcohol and drug dependence. Primarily, the organization is about change that will produce a paradigm shift in the world of prevention, treatment, and recovery.

1400 16th Street NW, Suite 101
Washington, District of Columbia  20036
United States


Last Updated: 01/08/2018