National Recovery Month is held each September to promote and support new evidence-based treatment and recovery practices, the emergence of a strong and proud recovery community, and the dedication of service providers and community members across the nation who make recovery in all its forms possible.
Governors are at the forefront of measures to prevent overdoses and the treatment substance use disorders—a major public health and safety crisis affecting communities across the country. See best practices from these efforts, or use the links below to find resources for your State/Territory.
“As we strive forward in the fight against drug related overdoses, we should be encouraged to continue in our efforts to provide our loved ones, friends, coworkers, and neighbors with the support they need to overcome addiction.”
Governor Charlie Baker