(Chicago, IL) – September 23, 2010. Congressman Danny K. Davis (D-IL) will host his annual Walk for Recovery and Town Hall Discussion on Saturday, September 25 beginning at 9:00 AM. The public is invited to participate in the walk, which will depart from the Austin Town Hall, 5610 W. Lake St. in Chicago.
Recovery Month, observed each September, offers an opportunity to celebrate the effectiveness of addiction treatment and the reality of recovery. It is estimated that anywhere from 20 to 40 million people in the United States are in recovery from addiction, meaning that they no longer use alcohol or other drugs.
TASC is a national Recovery Month planning partner. To learn about Recovery Month events in your area, please visit http://www.recoverymonth.gov/Community-Events.aspx.