Vermont Recovery Professionals All-Stars!

September 20, 2021 is National Addiction Professionals Day, and Recovery Vermont is joining the movement and celebrating the vital players of the health system and continuum of care – recovery professionals.


This annual day of recognition is held in September as a part of National Recovery Month. National Recovery Month aims to increase awareness and understanding of substance use disorders and mental health and celebrate people in recovery. To learn more about Recovery Month activities in Vermont, click here.

This year, Recovery Vermont will be asking colleagues to nominate someone working or volunteering as a recovery professional to become a first ever Vermont Recovery Professional All-Star!

Update on September 20th, 2021: Congratulations to the 2021 Recovery All-Stars!

How to Be Nominated

Know someone you know that is an amazing recovery professional that deserves to be recognized and rewarded? We want to know who they are! Based on your nominations, Recovery Vermont will select five individuals for the title of a “Vermont Recovery Professional All-Star.  All nominees will receive our famous “I Heart Recovery” hat and recovery swag, and five finalists will receive an amazing basket of prizes valued at $250 including gift cards, goodies and local Vermont treats. 

Now, more than ever, it is vital to take a moment to recognize the importance of the recovery workforce and the efforts recovery professionals make to support their community and the country. National Addiction Professionals Day was established by NAADAC, the Association of Addiction Professionals, in 1992 to celebrate and commemorate all of the hard work that addiction professionals do on a daily basis.

The Rules

  1. You cannot nominate yourself
  2. The person you nominate must actively be working or volunteering as a recovery professional in Vermont
  3. Nominations will be accepted until 11:59pm on September 16, 2021
  4. Winners will be announced via email and social media on September 20, 2021

The Prize

  1. Bragging rights as the first ever “Vermont Recovery Professional All-Star!”
  2. A box of fun treats, gift cards, and other items valued at $250 shipped to you directly
  3. A feature on Recovery Vermont social media pages

Thank you for all your nominations! All-Stars will be announced on Monday, September 20th on National Addiction Professionals Day!

If you have any questions, please contact Emma Henderson


Recovery Vermont
A program of VAMHAR
100 State Street, Suite 352

Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-6263