Rally4Recovery is Rhode Island’s largest celebration honoring National Recovery Month every September. Beginning in 2003 on the grounds of the Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals (BHDDH). To expanding in 2006 to a more public forum in Providence, and for the first time, was co-hosted by the newly formed Rhode Island Recovery month coalition a group from the state’s recovery community. Over the years Rally4Recovery RI has received many awards and achieved many first in the few years it has been around. The free, family-friendly festival has free food, live music, activities for children and adults, crafts, face painting, a reptile show and more. Each year the event ends with a small ceremony, commemorating the ones we have lost, and celebrating the reality that Recovery changes lives, it is possible, and it is happening! For more information about Rally4Recovery, please visit https://www.rally4recoveryri.com.