Recovery Happens 2017

Date & Time

  • Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Details
Event Description: 
In celebration of National Recovery Month, the San Bernardino County Department of Behavioral Health Alcohol and Drug Services Administration in collaboration with contract substance use disorder service providers hosted the annual Recovery Happens even. Recovery Happens promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery of substance use disorders. Over 2,000 participants gathered to celebrate people in recovery and promote the message that recovery, in all its forms, is possible.
Type of Event: 
Celebration (award ceremony, honoring or recognizing individual(s) or organization(s), milestone event, fair, carnival, family day, etc.)
Communication/Media (proclamation signing, press event, radio or television programming, op-ed, article or journal publication, book signing, blogging, etc.)
Entertainment (concert, theater, comedy, movie, poetry, karaoke, dance, fashion show, etc.)
Food (picnic, cook-off, dinner, luncheon, pot luck, tasting, etc.)
Health and Wellness (screening for substance use and/or mental disorder screening, smoking cessation, health fair, blood pressure or diabetes clinic, yoga, healing, retreat, etc.)
Sports Event (baseball, basketball, hockey, soccer, golf, sponsored game, tournament, or group outing for local, semi-pro, or professional team night, etc.)
Walk/Run (race or recreational, walk, run, marathon, etc.)
Is this event open to public?: 
Yes
Estimated Number of Attendees: 
2 000
Location
Is this a virtual event (taking place online)?: 
No
Is this event in the United States?: 
Yes
Address: 
689 S E. St
City: 
San Bernardino
U.S. State: 
California
Country: 
United States
Zip/Postal Code: 
92408
Contacts
Contact Name: 
Lois
Last Name: 
Mergener
Address Line 1: 
850 E. Foothill Blvd.,
City: 
Rialto
U.S. State: 
California
Zip Code: 
92376
Phone: 
909.386.82.62
First Name of the Secondary Contact: 
Claudia
Last Name: 
Silva
Phone: 
909.383.3965
Email: 
Claudia.Silva@dbh.sbcounty.gov
Notification: 
Yes
Last Updated: 07/12/2017