August 19 – 21, 2018nys recovery conference


2018 New York State Recovery Conference

The Journey to Recovery Wellness:
Home, Health, Community and Purpose


The 2018 New York State Recovery Conference – The Journey to Recovery Wellness  – was held on Monday, August 20th & Tuesday, August 21st at the newly remodeled Albany Marriott.  Pre-conference activities, which included a dance, were held on Sunday, August 19th.  Together with our partners at ASAP and the NYCB we provided a very exciting program!

The two and a half day event included influential and inspiring speakers, twenty-four professional 75 minute workshops, music, art, expanded networking opportunities, exhibits, wellness product raffles and more.

A big THANK YOU to OASAS who generously made funding available for scholarships to be awarded so that over 40 Peers and 35 Youth/Young Adults could attend the conference cost-free!

Please see below for presentations and more information from the Pre-Conference and the Conference:

Pre-Conference Institute Agenda

2018 Pre-Conference Presentations

2018 NYS Recovery Conference Program

Conference Presentations

2018 NYS Recovery Conference Workshops with Presenters

Check out more photos from the NYS Recovery Conference on the FOR-NY Facebook Page.

2017 Conference

The 2017 New York State Recovery Conference – Recovery Across a Lifetime – was held on October 1st & 2nd at the Albany Capital Center.   The two-day event included a screening of the documentary “Reversing the Stigma”.

2017 NYS Recovery Conference Program

2017 NYS Recovery Conference Presenter Contact Information

2017 NYS Recovery Conference Presentations


Check out our collection of downloadable photos from the 2017 conference and celebration.