Recovery Support Services (RSS)

Recovery support programs offer services such as care coordination, recovery coaching, spiritual counseling, group support, recovery housing and transportation, before, during, after, and in coordination with other substance use disorder service providers.

Recovery support programs are person-centered and self-directed allowing individual’s choice of provider. These services are offered in a multitude of settings including community, faith-based and peer recovery organizations.

Recovery support providers interested in becoming a Missouri  Department of Mental Health contracted Recovery Support Services provider must obtain DMH certification as a recovery support provider. For recovery housing, accreditation with MCRSP/NARR is required.housing. After obtaining certification or accreditation the provider must complete the Information for Bid (IFB) form.

Visit the DMH web site to learn more about Recovery Program Certification