Why Choose Us?
Founded in 1955, Recovery Resources’ mission is to help people triumph over mental illness, alcoholism, drug and other addictions. We are a provider of prevention, education, treatment and recovery services for people diagnosed with mental illness and/or addiction.
When you invest your philanthropic support, employee support, and lend your name to our efforts, you make a statement to your customers that you care about the health and well-being of Northeast Ohio. In return for your support, we are committed to customizing a partnership opportunity that will align with your company’s priorities.
Why We Need You?
- Of all drug users, 68.9% are employed and active in the workplace, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA)
- 9 million people in the U.S. have alcohol dependence or abuse problems. That’s 7% of the population, according to the Coalition on Drug Abuse.
- An estimated 26.2% of Americans ages 18 and older - about 1 in 4 adults - suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year, according to the National Institute of Mental Health.
- For every dollar spent on prevention, treatment and recovery, the government spends almost $60 responding to the consequences of substance abuse. Studies indicate that every dollar spent on substance abuse prevention services saves an average of $10 in the long-term, according to SAMHSA.
We Invite You to Partner with Us.
Let us know if you have an interest to learn more about the benefits of sponsorship, employee engagement opportunities, our Employee Assistance Program, as well as a robust catalog of health education courses and expert speakers to address topics in behavioral health, addition services, prevention and criminal justice.
Employee Leadership Engagement Opportunities
Corporate volunteer partners are critical to advancing the work of our agency and directly impacting the lives of those we serve. When choosing a non-profit to support, we understand it is more than a few hours away from the office, it is a commitment towards leadership in Cleveland. We strive to make the volunteer experience impactful and worthwhile while providing networking opportunities.
Recovery Resources Associate Board
The Associate Board is compromised of community-minded young professionals. They provide outreach through awareness, education, social and fundraising activities, focusing on their main event, Run for Recovery.
Workplace Donation Drives
Dress down day, jeans day, potlucks and clothing drives can all support our client programs while promoting social consciousness among your employees. Workplace donation drives support our Annual Fund helping to fill the gap for clients who need our care but are unable to afford treatment.
Opportunities to consider:
- Matching Gift Program
- In-Kind Donations
- United Way Designation
- Office Fundraiser
Day of Service projects such as landscaping and painting are a great way to engage your employees. These activities provide team building as they assist our staff with short term indoor/outdoor projects at one of our locations.
Employee Benefit Services
Employment Assistance Program (EAP)
AssistNOW is the EAP division of Recovery Resources and for more than 35 years has been fostering care for area businesses. Our EAP services can be customized to meet the needs of each business organization, and our delivery of services is distinguished by the highly personal and confidential relationship between our clients and the professional staff at Recovery Resources. Our catalog of services includes:
Drug Safety, Referral Services, Management Consultation, and Crisis Counseling.
Recovery Resources offers a robust catalog of behavioral health education that can be tailored to any work environment. Courses may include: addiction treatment and prevention, mental health treatment and prevention, cultural diversity and treatment of vulnerable populations, motivational interviewing and Mental Health First Aid.
Expert licensed speakers are available to address topics in behavioral health, addiction services, and prevention. Topics may be tailored to your specific needs at no cost.
Hire for a Cause
Employment is a critical component to recovery. Recovery Resources trains and places approximately 200 people annually seeking competitive employment. Services include job coaching, resume building, interview skills, and counseling to maintain the desired job. We work with employers in Cuyahoga County who are helping reduce the stigma of individuals with a mental illness and/or substance disorder as contributing members of their workforce.
Recoveryworks provides Janitorial Service training for clients who may not be ready for competitive employment and is a bridge to train and develop skills.
4269 Pearl Road
Cleveland, OH 44109
14805 Detroit Ave., #200
Lakewood, OH 44107
MetroHealth Main Campus
2500 MetroHealth Dr.
Main Towers Entrance, Elevator C, 8th Floor