Tag Archives: campaign

Today is the day: Make Recovery Voices Count!

The 2012 election will be decided today.  Let’s make sure that people in recovery, families, friends and allies turn out to the polls in numbers never seen before! Where to vote? Click here to find your local polling place. Throughout this election season, we’ve learned who the candidates are and where they stand on our […]

Recovery Voices Count Events

Are you holding Recovery Voices Count events to register voters, educate candidates, and prepare Get-out-the-Vote activities for November 6th? Let us know! We’d love to help get the word out and share information as resources for other organizations. Email us with details about your event at info@facesandvoicesofrecovery.org. PS. Check out our Another Voter for Recovery […]

Rock the Vote!

As we approach and pass the various state deadlines for voter registration, Faces & Voices of Recovery is making a final push to remind people in recovery the importance of making Recovery Voices Count. This means 3 important things for people in recovery to do: Register to vote today Spread the word about recovery issues […]

Article from RenewEveryDay.com on Candidate Stances

It’s up to recovering people to put addiction and treatment issues on the national agenda. Posted Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 By Steve Diogo Click here to view the article on RenewEveryDay.com In a recent RenewEveryDay.com survey, 80 percent of respondents said addiction and recovery issues are of key importance in the upcoming presidential election; yet […]

Rhode Island Town Hall Meeting

RICARES and the Anchor Recovery Community Center will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting at the Anchor Recovery Community Center on Saturday, October 13th from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. The non-partisan Town Hall Meeting will educate RICARES members and the recovery community on the candidates’ stance on issues important to them so that they can […]

Weekend’s Rally for Recovery a big boost to our Voting Rights campaign

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth (KFTC) This past weekend, our allies at People Advocating Recovery (PAR) held their big, annual Rally For Recovery in Louisville and KFTC members were invited as always to talk to people about our campaign to restore voting rights to former felons who have served their debt to society. In all, we collected over 250 […]

Organizing Tools for Making your Recovery Voice Count!

In addition to our 2012 Guide to Non-Partisan Civic Engagement that we shared in our first post and our 2012 Recovery Voices Count PowerPoint Presentation, Faces and Voices has a number of great organizing tools to make your Recovery Voice Count! Check out these resources for your next Advocacy Action Area, voter drive, or lobbying efforts: […]