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Recovery Month Proclamations

Find which states, cities, tribal entities, and organizations have issued proclamations, statements, and letters in support of Recovery Month.

By encouraging local government officials to sign proclamations in support of Recovery Month demonstrates to the community a commitment to improving access to treatment programs for mental and/or substance use disorders. Refer to the Recovery Month toolkit for Proclamation examples.

To have your proclamation posted on Recovery Month, please email a copy of the signed proclamation as a high-resolution JPEG file (preferred) or as a scanned PDF file to

You may also mail a copy of the signed proclamation:

Office of the Director, Consumer Affairs
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, SAMHSA
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857

Statements and Letters of Support

Representatives Tim Ryan and Paul Tonko Statements on National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month –Thursday, September 16, 2015

Commendation of National Recovery Month given by Congressman Michael M. Honda--Thursday, September 16, 2015


Cities of Biddeford and Saco issued a proclamation.
NASADAD issued a proclamation.


Borough of North Slope issued a proclamation.


State of Arkansas issued a proclamation.


City of Anaheim issued a proclamation.
City of Lynwood issued a proclamation.


City of Fort Myers issued a proclamation.
Lee County issued a proclamation.


City of Columbus issued a proclamation.


State of Iowa issued a proclamation.


Last Updated: 03/23/2016