|Company:||Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration|
Every September, SAMHSA sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover. Each year, Recovery Month creates a toolkit to help individuals and organizations increase awareness of the power of recovery. The kit provides tips and resources for planning Recovery Month events and distributing information in communities across the nation.
People can realize that mental health and substance abuse issues are very real diseases that can improve with treatment. It it prime time to help a friend or a family member.