2018 RALLY FOR RECOVERY EVENT
Each September, SAMHSA sponsors National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use disorders, and celebrate the individuals living in recovery.
To promote Recovery Month, on Saturday, September 29, 10:00 am, Foundation for Recovery is hosting the 2018 Rally for Recovery at Historic Fifth Street School to celebrate recovery and encourage individuals with a mental health or substance use disorders to seek treatment and achieve a healthy, happy life.
Foundation for Recovery is excited to announce that Justin Luke Riley, CEO, Young People in Recovery, is our 2018 Recovery Rally Keynote Speaker. Riley is 30 years-old and has been in long-term recovery from a substance use disorder since 2007. As a young entrepreneur, he has dedicated his life to empowering young people who have recovered from the depths of addiction and are living in recovery today.
Join us to show support for our strong and vibrant recovery community. Registration is FREE.
2017 Rally for Recovery Highlights:
In September 2017, nearly 500 Nevada citizens and 30 community partners showed up at Las Vegas City Hall to Rally for Recovery. Our 2017 speaker line up included:
- Dona Dmitrovic, Executive Director of FFR
- Elizabeth Johnson, NAMI Education Coordinator
- Trey Delap, Director of Group Six Partners
- Jim Hood, CEO of Facing Addiction