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Recovery Rising: Theme Lived Experience Organisations

September 1 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for Recovery Rising as we highlight Lived Experience Recovery Organisations 

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Almost 14 years ago Faces and Voices of Recovery UK brought the first Recovery Month celebration to the UK, emulating what the US had been doing for years. Recovery Rising will be the lauch of the FIRST Recovery Month in Scotland For the FIRST TIME highlighting the need to support, develope and invest in Lived Experience Recovery Organisations.

9.30 Rev Laurent Vernet opening welcome

09:45- Annemarie Ward CEO outlines the main solutions short term & longer on solving Scotland drug death crisis

10.15- Dr Wendy Dossett – Are NA & AA religious? Findings from the Higher Power Project

10.45- 11 Coffee break

11am- Darren McGarvey – The Social Distance Between Us – The power & pain behind the urgency.

11.45- Naetha Uren– Director of Recovery Coach Academy-Where Recovery Comes FIRST

12:00- Rod Anderson– Self Coaching

12:15- Damian Prescott– CGL The Wirral – Big Org: Local love

12:45- Lunch

13:30- Dr Ed Day– The call for Lived Experience organisations to be funded in parity 7%.

14:00 – Stephen Wishart – The Right to Recovery – Tory Bill & Other Myths

14:30 – DR Christine Goodall – Lived Experience Navigator – Medics Against Violence

15:00- Dave Higham– The Well

15:30- Coffee

15:45- Dougie McMillian – The UK’s first Addiction Advocacy Project 1 Year in

16:10- Professor Alan Miller– Human Rights Scotland

16:30- Closing Summary

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Details

Date:
September 1
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
https://www.tickettailor.com/events/facesvoicesofrecoveryuk/740136

Organiser

FAVOR UK

Venue

Woodlands Methods Church