Publications

Faces & Voices of Recovery welcomes all local, regional, statewide, and national non-profit organizations that are led and governed by the people in recovery from substance use disorders and their families, friends, and allies to apply to join.

Our Publications

Engaging Your Community

Recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs benefits everyone – families, friends, neighbors, and the person who gets into recovery. It is a reality…

Faces & Voices Core Positioning Statement (2001)

Long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs is real for millions of Americans and thousands more get well every year. There are as…

Faces & Voices of Recovery 2011 – 2014 Strategic Plan

Faces & Voices believes that our nation’s response to the crisis of addiction should be based on sound public health science and the grassroots engagement…

Faces & Voices of Recovery St. Paul Summit, 2001

In the 1990s advocates and their national allies met to strategize on ways to reach out to the medical, public health, criminal justice and other…

Health Care Bill Letter to Congress 7.11.17

The undersigned organizations are writing to share our views on critical provisions we believe must be included in any legislation modifying the nation’s health care…

How To Organize A Town Hall Meeting

Here are step-by-step instructions for holding an effective town hall meeting, one way that your organization can use The Recovery Bill of Rights and the…

Issue Brief #1: Addiction Recovery and Overall Health

For some of us, it was useful to get help for our addiction by getting clinical treatment. In the past, effective treatment hasn’t always been…

Issue Brief #2: Including Peer Recovery Support Services in State’s Essential Health Benefits

Recovery advocates can work with allies in their states, to help ensure that critical peer recovery support services will be included as part of their…

Letter to Congress on American Health Care Act

March 2017 Faces & Voices of Recovery joined 415 other organizations in sharing our concerns with Congress about the American Health Care Act. The AHCA’s proposed…

Life in Recovery Survey

Faces & Voices first-ever nationwide survey of persons in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs was conducted by Alexandre Laudet, PhD and documents…

Policy Position Paper on Criminal Justice Recovery Advocacy

The purpose of this paper is to offer a succinct and informative perspective for policy makers and the public as we move into a new…

Recovery Advocacy Toolkit

When Faces & Voices of Recovery was launched in 2001, our founding goal was to celebrate and honor recovery in all of its diversity. We…

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