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Texas Opioid Abatement Fund and Council

November 16, 2022

Texas Opioid Abatement Fund Council was formed to ensure that money recovered through the joint efforts of the state and its political subdivisions through a statewide opioid settlement agreement is…

US HHSC Live Streaming and Youtube Channels

November 16, 2022

The United State Department of Health and Human Services leverages technology to bring you the latest in related news. What to watch live streaming? Click here (https://www.hhs.gov/live/index.html) What to view…

2023 ARCO Member

November 14, 2022

RecoveryPeople proudly renewed our Association of Recovery Community Organization members.

2022 Media Award of the Year

September 27, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Greg Williams receives RecoveryPeople’s 2022 Media Award of the Year In recognition of his use of media to inspire others and to advocate for mental health and substance…

2022 Peer of the Year Award

September 27, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Slade Skaggs receives RecoveryPeople’s 2022 Peer of the Year Award. In recognition of his direct support to persons in recovery, RecoveryPeople is excited to announce Slade Skaggs as…

2022 Person of the Year Award

September 27, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Joseph Massey receives RecoveryPeople’s 2022 Person of the Year Award In recognition of his support of individuals and affected family members, RecoveryPeople is excited to announce Joseph Massey,…

2022 Lifetime Achievement Award

September 27, 2022

PRESS RELEASE Kathie Hamman receives RecoveryPeople’s 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award In recognition of her life’s work promoting recovery, RecoveryPeople is excited to announce Kathie Hamman as the recipient of our…

Big Texas Rally for Recovery 2022

September 15, 2022

As Recovery Month continues, so do the events and opportunities to celebrate recovery. Every year, the Big Texas Rally for Recovery is host to a variety of activities. This year,…

Chelsea Biggerstaff, 2022 Peer Policy Fellow

July 20, 2022

[FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE] RecoveryPeople has been awarded the 2022 Hogg Peer Policy Fellowship grant. The Hogg Foundation’s policy fellowship provides substantial opportunities for networking with legislators, their staff, and policy…

12 Step Plus Recovery Housing Equals Long-term Recovery

June 21, 2022

This study found that involvement in 12-step activities and  living in recovery housing, such as Oxford Houses, support continuous abstinence from both alcohol and illicit drugs among substance dependent persons…