#CARA Reception

March 1st, 2017

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

The #CARA Reception is named after the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) signed into law on July 22, 2016.

The #CARA Reception is open to guests in Washington, D.C. in town for CARA Family Day, Addiction Policy Forum stakeholders and partners, Members of Congress, and congressional staffers. 


  • Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY)*

  • Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN)*

  • Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI)*

  • Congressman Hal Rogers (R-KY)*

  • Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH)*

  • Congresswoman Ann Kuster (D-NH)

  • Congressman Larry Bucshon (R-IN)

  • Congressman Joe Courtney (D-CT)

  • Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)


*To be recognized for work on CARA and as well as local leaders working on addiction


  • Alkermes, Inc.

  • Association of Recovery in Higher Education

  • Association of Recovery Community Organizations

  • Association of Recovery Schools

  • Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

  • Caron Treatment Centers

  • Conx2Share

  • Faces & Voices of Recovery

  • Hazelden Betty Ford

  • Indivior Inc.

  • National Association for Children of Alcoholics

  • National Alliance for Recovery Residences

  • National Association of Counties

  • National Council for Behavioral Health

  • Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

  • Serve You Rx

  • Shatterproof

  • The Addict's Mom

  • Victoria's Voice

  • Westgate Resorts

  • Young People in Recovery 


In order to attend, you must register below for this event.