Florida Recovery Project

BUILDING A STRONG RECOVERY MOVEMENT IN FLORIDA

A Collaborative Approach to Capacity Building

Faces & Voices of Recovery is pleased to collaborate with the Florida Department of Children and Families, Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association (FADAA) and the Peer Support Coalition of Florida to build the capacity of Recovery Community Organizations (RCOs) through training and technical assistance. For more information or to get involved, please contact us via email here.

TRAINING EVENTS


RECOVERY COMMUNITY ORGANIZING TRAINING

Join the Movement!  Be the Solution!

TARGET AUDIENCE: All community members are invited to participate in this FREE two-day workshop made possible through funding from the Florida Department of Children and Families. People in recovery are especially encouraged to engage in this initiative to grow and lead the recovery community movement in Florida.

LEARN ABOUT: The myths and facts about addiction; stigma and discrimination; the science behind the recovery process; using personal stories to raise awareness; effective advocacy; building community connections to strengthen recovery; Innovative recovery support services; creating a recovery-ready community; ways to get involved.

NOTE: Each two-day training is 9:00 am - 5:00 pm both days.  Lunch is on your own.  

REGISTER HERE FOR THE RECOVERY COMMUNITY ORGANIZING TRAINING

DATE CITY ADDRESS
May 7-8, 2019 Ft. Lauderdale Henderson Behavioral Health, Inc., Headway Office Park, 4740 North State Road 7, Bldg C, Lauderdale Lakes
June 3-4, 2019 Tampa DACCO Behavioral Health, 4422 E Columbus Drive (location subject to change)
July (TBD) Panama City TBD
July 24-25, 2019 Miami TBD
TBD Orlando TBD
TBD Daytona TBD

RCO BOOTCAMP

Recovery Community Organization (RCO) Development Training

INVITATION ONLY! Free training for new and emerging Recovery Community Organizations (RCOs) in Florida. Ideal for new staff, board members and volunteers. An RCO is a non-profit organization or program led by the addiction recovery community providing advocacy, education and non-clinical peer-based recovery support services.

LEARN ABOUT: RCO Innovations; RCO Start-up; Board Governance; Peer Leadership Development; Sustainability; Strategic Planning; Ethical Issues; Risk Management; Effective Advocacy; Organizational Wellness; Compassion Fatigue.

 

REGISTER HERE FOR THE RCO BOOTCAMP IN DAYTONA

(registration for Ft. Lauderdale begins April 17th).

DATE CITY ADDRESS
April 25-26, 2019 Daytona University of Central Florida, 1200 International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach FL, 32114
July 29-30, 2019 Ft. Lauderdale South Florida Wellness Network, 5225 NW 33rd Ave, Oakland Park, FL 33309
TBD Tampa TBD
September 2-3, 2019 Miami TBD