August 19 – 21, 2018nys recovery conference


2018 New York State Recovery Conference

The Journey to Recovery Wellness:
Home, Health, Community and Purpose


The 2018 New York State Recovery Conference – The Journey to Recovery Wellness  – was held on Monday, August 20th & Tuesday, August 21st at the newly remodeled Albany Marriott.  Pre-conference activities, which included a dance, were held on Sunday, August 19th.  Together with our partners at ASAP and the NYCB we provided a very exciting program!

The two and a half day event included influential and inspiring speakers, twenty-four professional 75 minute workshops, music, art, expanded networking opportunities, exhibits, wellness product raffles and more.

A big THANK YOU to OASAS who generously made funding available for scholarships to be awarded so that over 40 Peers and 35 Youth/Young Adults could attend the conference cost-free!

Please see below for presentations and more information from the Pre-Conference and the Conference:






Check out more photos from the NYS Recovery Conference on the FOR-NY Facebook Page.

2017 Conference

The 2017 New York State Recovery Conference – Recovery Across a Lifetime – was held on October 1st & 2nd at the Albany Capital Center.   The two-day event included a screening of the documentary “Reversing the Stigma”.




Check out our collection of downloadable photos from the 2017 conference and celebration.