Recovery and the Community: Side By Side
This September 2021, there is a full roster of events happening throughout the state of Vermont.
Come join the celebrations! Thank you to the support of Vermont Department of Health: ADAP.
Recovery Month Event List
Tuesday, August 31st from 2-4pm: National Overdose Awareness Day in Barre to honor those we have lost to substance use disorder. Sponsored by Vermont Cares and Recovery Vermont.
Thursday September 9th from 10-2: The Turning Point Center of Rutland will be hosting its annual Recovery Month celebration at Main Street Park in Rutland. The event will feature the Death Nut Challenge (https://deathnuts.
Saturday September 11th, from 12-3: Cornhole Tournament in Middlebury! Co-sponsored by the Turning Point of Addison County and the Vermont Alliance for Recovery Residences (VTARR).
Saturday September 18th, Step into Action Recovery Walk from 10AM to 2PM, the Universalist Church, the top of Church Street in Burlington! Join us at this huge celebration of recovery and a joyous march down the Church Street Marketplace. Sponsored by Step into Action with proceeds benefiting recovery organizations.
Monday September 20th, Celebrate National Addiction Professionals Day. Celebrate your recovery coach and all professionals in our field!
Thursday September 30th, Vermont Travels to Washington DC. We are bringing a group of Vermont recovery leaders down to DC on September 30th to meet with our reps on the hill and there will be a lot of our peers in DC on that day too. If interested, please sign up for our list. Click here to sign up. Sponsored by Recovery Vermont. Logistics to follow in the coming months.
Recovery Vermont is a lead partner for the Humanities Council 2021 book of the year, We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra throughout the month of September. This book contains themes on families struggling to recover from substance use disorder and family trauma. We currently have recovery resources on the Vermont Humanities Council website to go along with the project. Join us for these important month-long reading events! Click to learn more.
Support your local Recovery Center!
Local is best! Now more than ever your local Recovery Centers need your contributions. To celebrate Recovery Month, consider donating to your local Turning Point Center. Learn more about the Centers below, and make a gift today.
Want to help us plan recovery month 2021? Join our committee: your voice and ideas are critical! Leadership team: Kelly Morrill; Mike Johnson; Sheila Young; Ron Stankevich; and Danielle Sessler. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
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