September 12-17, 2016

Stark County Recovery Week

Held during national Recovery Month, Stark County mental health and alcohol and drug addiction service providers and organizations are celebrating clients who have or are in the process of getting themselves on the road to recovery.

Each day is new for those who are battling complex brain disease. Reduce the stigma of seeking treatment by promoting the hope of recovery. Treatment works. People recover.

Week of Celebration Activities


Monday, Sept. 12 Open House, Farm Tours & Volunteer Recognition ICAN Housing StarkFresh Food Production & Training Farm, Rowland Ave. NE bwt. 6th St. & Sandal Place 3-5:00 p.m. Volunteers in ICAN Housing Supported Employment pilot program and public
Tuesday, Sept. 13 Donuts & Discovery: Celebrating Client Achievements and Promoting the Hope of Recovery Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health All C&A locations in Alliance, Belden Village and Canton 8-10:00 a.m. Clients and families
Tuesday, Sept. 13 “Recoveree” Celebration NAMI Stark County StarkMHAR, 121 Cleveland Ave. SW, Canton 5-7:00 p.m. All “Recoverees” welcome
Wednesday, Sept. 14 Recovery Luncheon Foundations Atrium, 800 Market Avenue N,  Canton Noon – 2:00 p.m. Clients and families
Thursday, Sept. 15 Art Therapy Lunch & Learn and Make & Take Canton Museum of Art 1001 Market Avenue N., Canton 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Clients, families and public

Friday, Sept. 16


Leadership Breakfast: Embracing Change in the Behavioral Health Care System Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery Walsh University Barrette Center 7:30 a.m. – Noon Open to all health professionals, nonprofits, business leaders, elected officials and public
Saturday, Sept. 17 4th Annual Recovery Picnic & Recovery Remembrance Walk CommQuest Services 1660/1680 Nave Rd SE, Massillon, Ohio Noon Clients, families and public


Recovery is Possible

Everyday people in Stark County are seeking treatment with the hope of recovery. Learn more about courageous recoverees right here at home.

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