September Declared 'Recovery Month' in Illinois

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SPRINGFIELD - Governor Pat Quinn has named September "Recovery Month" in Illinois.

The proclamation is meant to raise awareness and understanding for mental health and substance abuse disorders.

According to a state document, the Illinois Department of Human Services funded substance abuse treatment services for nearly 80,000 people and mental health services for close to 140,000 people across the state in 2012.

 

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