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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


North Carolina

State of North Carolina issued a proclamation.


State of Nebraska issued a proclamation.

New Hampshire

State of New Hampshire issued a proclamation.

New York

State of New York issued a proclamation.


State of Ohio issued a proclamation.
Wayne County issued a proclamation.


State of Oregon issued a proclamation.

Puerto Rico

Territory of Puerto Rico issued a proclamation.


City of Duvall issued a proclamation.


Last Updated: 03/23/2016