Faces & Voices of Recovery is a national recovery advocacy organization that mobilizes people in recovery from alcohol and drug dependence, as well as their families, friends, and allies in campaigns to end discrimination and make recovery a reality for even more Americans.
These organizations influence mental and/or substance use disorder policy initiatives and raise awareness of behavioral health issues.
The Foundations Recovery Network is a treatment and advocacy organization dedicated solely to the treatment and recovery of people with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders. The agency has a full continuum of care, with locations in Memphis and Nashville, Tennessee.
Friends of Recovery - New York is dedicated to promoting policies and practices supporting a vision of recovery from chemical dependency.
Friends of Recovery - Vermont is dedicated to promoting policies and practices supporting a vision of recovery from chemical dependency.
The Georgetown University Health Policy Institute's Center on an Aging Society fosters critical thinking about the implications of an aging society and studies the impact of demographic changes on public and private institutions and families of all ages.
The Health Policy Institute at Georgetown University is a multi-disciplinary group of faculty and staff dedicated to conducting research on key issues in health policy and health services research. Institute members are engaged in diverse projects, focusing on issues relating to health care financing, the uninsured, federal health insurance reforms, quality of care and outcomes research, mental health services research, and the impact of changes in the health care market on providers and patients.
The Georgia Council on Substance Abuse is dedicated to strengthen communities by promoting quality substance use prevention and treatment practices. It also supports public policy that not only reduces the prejudice and discrimination associated with chemical dependency, but also supports developing and implementing a strong prevention, treatment, and recovery services system.
Health Matrix develops communications programs that inform the debate on key issues in science, policy, and health care.
The Office of Minority Health Resource Center is dedicated to improving the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that will help eliminate health disparities.
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health oversees 12 core public health offices and 10 regional offices across the nation as well as 10 Presidential and Secretarial Advisory Committees.