News About Addiction, Recovery and Advocacy

If you want to be in the know about what’s going on at our organization, you’ve come to the right place. Be sure to check back regularly to get our latest news updates.

RDP Newsletter – March 2020

March 10, 2020

March 2020 Digital Newsletter Did you know?! RDP offers FREE monthly webinars designed and tailored to train Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced users led by Faces & Voices own Tirza Holden! Also you can join our Community Learning...

COVID-19 Statement

March 9, 2020

Faces & Voices of Recovery is actively outreaching to federal agencies to elevate consideration and inclusion of the recovery community at large in public health management plans and communications about COVID-19. Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) &...

NRI Newsletter – February 2020

February 25, 2020

February 2019 Digital Newsletter Let’s Grow and Learn Together! The National Recovery Institute offers competency and strength-based professional development and leadership training specific to our field. Our experienced trainers offer training accessible to all learning styles through...

RDP Newsletter – February 2020

February 11, 2020

February 2020 Digital Newsletter Have you ever wondered what it is we do?? So do we! Just kidding…kinda. But seriously, we’re ecstatic to share our roadmap with you! You can access (and comment on!) all upcoming features...

NRI Newsletter – January 2020

January 28, 2020

January 2019 Digital Newsletter Did you know we offer Mentoring? A mentor is an experienced Recovery Community Organization (RCO) leader who can provide guidance for the mentee’s organizational path. He/she is also available to the...

Comprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency (CARE) Act of 2019

November 8, 2019

This week Faces & Voices of Recovery sends our formal support to the Comprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency (CARE) Act of 2019, which would provide $100 billion in federal funding over the next ten years to...

The Medication Access & Training Expansion Act (MATE) and what you need to know!

November 1, 2019

The Medication Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Act, aims to ensure all Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) controlled substance prescribers have a baseline knowledge of how to prevent, identify, treat, and manage patients with substance use...

What is your candidate’s stance on Mental Health & Addiction?

October 29, 2019

We all have the right to choose a candidate that we believe in, but sometimes we aren’t sure if their ideals align with ours. The group Mental Health for US sent out a survey to...

Recovery advocacy movement

Faces and Voices’ Public Comment on Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: 42 CFR Part 2

September 24, 2019

  Submitted via E-Rulemaking Portal September 24, 2019   The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Attn: Suzette Brann, SAMHSA 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 13E01B Rockville, Maryland...

Mama’s in Recovery: Alannah’s Story

June 13, 2019

Meet Alannah, our November “Mama’s in Recovery” feature story.  Alannah took the time to sit down with Faces & Voices of Recovery to share a bit of her recovery journey. Alannah Gout is the mother...