2017 Recovery Advocacy Day

Monday, December 26, 2016

Call to Action!

Travel to Albany with the Long Island Recovery Association (LIRA) and participate in the 2017 Statewide Recovery Advocacy Day event. Bus transportation to and from Albany will be provided courtesy of LIRA for those who register in advance. Join hundreds of individuals, family members and allies from across New York State to stand up for recovery at the State Capitol. Rally in the morning and meet with your state legislators in the afternoon.

We call for:

$45.25 Million In New Funding: to support a statewide network of local recovery support services for individuals and families focused on minimizing relapse and maximizing the changes needed for sustained recovery: Recovery Community Organizations (RCO's), Recovery Community & Outreach Centers (RCOC's), Youth Clubhouses, Recovery Coaches and Family Support Navigators in every county in New York State.
  •     Treatment on Demand
  •     Education, Assessment & Referral After Overdose Reversal
  •     Certified Recovery Housing
  •     Treatment & Recovery Supports for the Criminal Justice Involved
  •     Recovery High Schools & Collegiate Recovery Programs
  •     Expanding the Role of Peer Supports for Individuals & Families
Please register TODAY!
For more information, contact us.

When:   February 28th, 2017,  9:00AM -3:00PM
Where:  Empire State Plaza Concourse- Convention Hall, Albany, NY 

Bus transportation information: 
Departing from :  Suffolk County: Park N Ride at Commack Rd and LIE (exit 52) South Service Rd
Nassau County:  Christopher Morley Park 500 Searingtown Road Roslyn NY LIE (Exit 36)   
Departure time:  Suffolk County 6:00AM  Nassau County 6:30:AM
Return trip departure location:  Empire State Plaza 
Return trip departure time:  3:00PM

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