Certified Recovery Community Organization (RCO) Application

Thank you for your interest in becoming a certified Recovery Community Organization (RCO) through the Indiana Recovery Network. The Indiana Recovery Network welcomes all local and statewide non-profit organizations led and governed by individuals in recovery from addiction (including allies, friends, and family members of those in recovery) to apply for Recovery Community Organization certification.

  1. Please note that organizations are not considered a Certified Recovery Community Organization (RCO) until certification approval status is granted.
  2. This application must be completed in its entirety and cannot be saved and submitted at a later date.

Section 1: About the Organization

Please identify designated individual from the organization to receive and respond to correspondence regarding RCO application.

About your organization

Core Principles
Recovery vision – Focuses on long-term recovery from addictions, enhancing quality and quantity of recovery support services available to the community, mobilizing individuals and community resources to promote recovery.
Authenticity of voice – Represents the interest of the local or statewide recovery community, supports self-directed recovery, mutual aid including all pathways of recovery, developed by and for the recovery community, with a minimum of 51% of board members identifying as individuals in recovery from addiction.
Accountability to the recovery community – The organization is accountable and responsive to the community they serve, autonomous non-profit organization, independent in governance, drawing strength from the authentic voice of the recovery community.

Section 2: Governance

(It can be an advisory board or board of directors)

Section 3: Activities and Programs

1. Please describe in detail how your organization engages in one or more of the three core strategies of a recovery community organization (core strategies listed in the RCO self-assessment).

Required Attachments for Recovery Community Organization Certification

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Section 4: Application submission