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National Recovery Month kick-off celebration Sept. 1

Take part in a free event to support National Recovery Month, Sept. 1 in the EUC.

Various departments and programs across UNCG’s campus have united to support National Recovery Month, a part of Mental Health Month. (Details about UNCG’s Mental Health Month activities will be in next week’s CW.)

The Spartan Recovery Program, a new program at UNCG designed to provide recovery support services to students in recovery from addictions to alcohol and/or other drugs, in partnership with the UNCG’s Athletic Department, Choices Program, Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness, Wellness Center, Student Recovery Alliance, and Counseling Center, as well as the Addictions Professionals of North Carolina, will host a Kick­Off Celebration on Sept. 1 from 6:30- 9 p.m. in the Maple Room, EUC.

There is no admission charge. The celebration will begin with light refreshments followed by a screening of the feature documentary “The Anonymous People.” A panel discussion will feature UNCG students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

Also, free Recovery Month T-shirts will be given to the first 100 attendees.

For more information or if you wish to register for the event, visit the event page at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/recovery-month-kick-off-celebration-the-anonymous-people-film-screening-tickets-17823004085.

Registration is not required.

See more at recovery@uncg.edu.