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
|DATE||EVENT NAME||PROVIDER/ORG||LOCATION||TIME.||WHO IS INVITED|
|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.