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RECOVERY ADVOCATES FROM THROUGHOUT THE STATE GATHER IN ALBANY FOR 2ND ANNUAL NYS RECOVERY CONFERENCE

  FOR-NY, ASAPNYS & NYCB Host Conference to Celebrate & Promote Recovery from Addiction ALBANY, NEW YORK – October 1, 2017 – Friends of Recovery – New York (FOR-NY), Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Providers of New York State (ASAP), and the New York Certification Board (NYCB) today welcomed hundreds of recovery allies and advocates from…

FOR-NY AWARDED $450K FOR CREATION OF YOUTH & YOUNG ADULT STATEWIDE RECOVERY NETWORK

Award Comes as a Result of Federal Funding Awarded to NYS OASAS to Address Opioid Crisis   SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 – ALBANY, NEW YORK – Friends of Recovery – New York (FOR-NY) today announced that it has been selected by the New York State Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services (NYS OASAS) to receive…

FOR-NY BOARD APPOINTS STEPHANIE M. CAMPBELL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

May 23, 2017 – ALBANY, NEW YORK – The Friends of Recovery (FOR-NY) Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Stephanie M. Campbell as Executive Director. Ms. Campbell joined the organization as its Director of Policy in 2015. In this new role, Ms. Campbell will be responsible for leading the organization in its efforts…

Stand Up for Recovery Day 2017

Friends of Recovery – New York Hosts “Stand Up for Recovery Day 2017” Group Calls for Greater Investment in Addiction Recovery Support Services February 28, 2017 – ALBANY, NEW YORK – Friends of Recovery – New York (FOR-NY) held its eighth Stand Up for Recovery Day in Albany today. More than four hundred Recovery advocates…

New York State Recovery Conference & Celebration

Friends of Recovery – New York, Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Providers of New York State, & New York Certification Board Host New York Recovery Conference & Celebration More than 400 addiction recovery advocates gather in Troy to promote & support recovery from addiction to alcohol & other drugs ALBANY, NEW YORK – September 1, 2016…

Friends of Recovery – New York holds 7th annual Advocacy Day

Group calls for $50 million investment in Addiction Recovery Support Services.

Friends of Recovery – New York Names New Field Director

Friends of Recovery -New York (FOR-NY) announces the appointment of Michelle N. Cleary as the organization’s new Field Director.