Each Applicant must submit a writing sample explaining why he/she should be selected to participate in the Recovery Coach Academy. Please include your value system, leadership skills that you possess, your ability to demonstrate and promote recovery and any advocacy or work done in the community. You may use Recovery Alliance Duluth's mission and values as a reference.
This essay should be no more than one page, double-spaced, 12-point font and must be completed by the applicant and submitted with the application.
Recovery Alliance Duluth's Mission and Values
Our mission is to build and mobilize a compassionate community to support individuals seeking or maintain recovery to inspire hope, create connection and eliminate stigma.
RAD is a recovery community organization and, as such, is led and informed by the recovery community.
RAD recognizes recovery is an individual, personally directed journey.
RAD values its independence as a community organization that honors multiple pathways to recovery.
RAD is inclusive and recognizes cultural differences.
RAD believes in meeting people where they are and with what they need.
RAD knows substance-use disorder is a chronic disease that requires long-term support and care.