Capacity to Care and A History of Success

$85 Million

Annual Community Investment

1 Million

Classroom Hours

36 Million

Hours of Care

4,138

Beds

4.5 Million

Meals Served

Advocacy and Legislation

2010 Mental Health Laws

ACRM successfully amended Alabama’s mental health laws, protecting consumer choice and recovery services.

2016 Kratom Scheduled

ACRM successfully passed a consumer protection bill scheduling Kratom via the Alabama legislature to respond to predatory supplement industry practices that threaten recovery communities.

2020 Tianeptine Banned

ACRM successfully worked with the Alabama Department of Public Health to protect consumers from Tianeptine, an unregulated, addictive supplement with dangerous withdrawal symptoms.

2021 Phenibut Scheduled

ACRM successfully helped send a bill to the Governor's office scheduling Tianeptine and Phenibut, two illegally imported European pharmaceuticals that act like opioids and benzodiazepines.