Substance Use Disorders

These organizations emphasize prevention of mental and/or substance use disorders through educational programs, awareness campaigns, and other materials.

Faces and Recovery UK

We are a policy advocacy movement that is taking on issues of discrimination, social justice and service access. 

We are also a public and professional education movement, intent on challenging stigma. We do this by delivering messages of hope to the cultures of addiction within our systems and treatment.

What we hope to show via the walks and Faces & Voices of Recovery UK is

Association of Recovery in Higher in Education

The mission of the Association of Recovery in Higher Education, a nonprofit organization, is to change the trajectory of recovering students' lives by connecting, developing, and sustaining collegiate recovery through collaboration, guidance and expertise. A collegiate recovery program (CRP) is a supportive environment within the campus culture that reinforces the decision to disengage from addictive behavior. It is designed to provide an educational opportunity alongside recovery support to ensure that students do not have to sacrifice one for the other.

Fellowship Hall

Fellowship Hall is a 90 bed private, not-for-profit alcohol and drug treatment center based on the 12-Step model of recovery. Founded in 1971, Fellowship Hall was the first licensed addiction treatment hospital in North Carolina. We offer inpatient detoxification and rehabilitation, residential treatment, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, family programming, extended treatment, and structured living.

Teen Challenge International, USA

Teen Challenge International, USA, a network of 240 centers throughout the United States, and 1,100 centers in 100 countries, provides youth, adults, and families with effective and comprehensive faith-based solutions to life-controlling alcohol and drug issues. The training principles to help students and families become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well, and spiritually alive. Teen Challenge services are offered at minimal or no cost to participants.

Vermont Psychiatric Survivors

Vermont Psychiatric Survivors is an independent, statewide, survivor run organization that empowers individuals, assists in their recovery, facilitates mutual peer support, and provides advocacy and education. The organization also assists in employment, assists in forming community peer support groups, provides information and referrals, and provides education to reduce discrimination against those with mental and/or substance use disorders.

Project ABLE (A Better Life Experience)

Project ABLE provides peer services and support to people with mental health and co-occurring issues, helping them come out of isolation and reconnect to the community. Project ABLE provides a path to live healthfully and experience a normal life again without judgement in a safe environment. These services embrace human dignity, expand the capacity for individuals to recover, and promote life-long empowerment.

Personal Empowerment Recovery Coalition (PERC)

The Personal Empowerment Recovery Coalition is a statewide, peer-run organization that exists to advocate for the empowerment of people with lived experiences of behavioral health challenges, trauma, or extreme states. It promotes transformation of behavioral health care to be compassionate, trauma-informed, person-centered, and strength-based, and educates policy makers, behavioral health consumers, and the general public in Arkansas to eliminate discrimination and demonstrate that recovery is possible.


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