Recovery Happens

Saturday, September 17th

10:00 am to 1:00 pm at Liberty Station
2455 Cushing Road, San Diego, CA 92106


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Recovery Happens 2022 is a free community event celebrating those in recovery and individuals who support them, sponsored by the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency. Whether you are seeking help for yourself or a friend, this free event features inspirational messages of hope from a variety of speakers, musical performances, and the opportunity to connect to an array of community resources, prevention and treatment information, veteran's services and much more!

Join us to celebrate the recovery community and connect with resources!

View the event flyer here.


September is National Recovery Month

Each September, communities across the nation celebrate National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of substance use disorders and celebrate those on their recovery journey. This year’s free, in-person event will include a resource fair to provide helpful connections to many resources



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Confidential and free of charge, the San Diego Access & Crisis Line (ACL) offers immediate support and resources from an experienced counselor 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on all behavioral health topics including: suicide prevention, crisis intervention, community resources, mental health referrals, alcohol and drug support services and more. Language interpreter services enable the ACL to assist in 200 languages within seconds.



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Access & Crisis Line
If you or someone you care about is in crisis or would like behavioral health resources or support, including accessing Mobile Crisis Response Teams (MCRT), please call the Access and Crisis Line at (888) 724-7240 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Calls are answered by experienced counselors, with assistance available in over 200 languages.

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It’s Up to Us
The It’s Up to Us campaign empowers San Diegans to talk about mental health and substance use disorders, recognize warning signs of suicide, access resources, and seek help.

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Mental Health Resources During COVID-19
The Behavioral Health Services department within the County of San Diego’s Health and Human Services Agency, offers a COVID-19 website which includes a compilation of resources for mental health and ways to cope during COVID-19.


Live Well San Diego
Live Well San Diego is a vision for a region that is Building Better Health, Living Safely, and Thriving.


County of San Diego COVID-19 Resources
Coronavirus Disease 2019 provides daily information on COVID-19, updates on case numbers, safe reopening practices, and local testing sites.


211 San Diego
211 San Diego is a free service that helps people get referrals to local County resources like housing, utilities, food, and employment assistance.