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What are Recovery Support Services (RSS)?

Recovery support services (RSSs) are nonclinical peer-driven services assisting individuals and families in their recovery from alcohol or drug problems. Services are flexible and may be provided prior to, during, and after treatment. Recovery support services are provided by peer-specialists who are familiar with their community. Services include:

• Peer-to-peer services, mentoring, and coaching
• Self-help and support groups (PRO-ACT supports all pathways to recovery)
• Employment services and job training
• Outreach
• Relapse prevention
• Housing assistance and services
• Recovery support activities
• Family education
• Life skills
• Spiritual and faith-based support
• Education


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