An Industry United Against Substance Use Disorder

BTEA Northeast brings the unionized construction industry together to raise the profile of substance use disorder (SUD), break the stigma of addiction and educate both labor and management about viable recovery options. Confronting SUD, advancing well-being and saving lives are the goals of this second annual program focused on one of the country’s leading economic drivers, the construction industry.

Our Program

BTEA Northeast’s Second Annual Building Trades National Recovery Week, a national substance use awareness campaign begins the week of April 25, 2022, continuing through the week with in-person and virtual educational sessions and concluding with a National Jobsite Stand Down. Recovery Week features a full program of honest conversations that invite industry leaders, medical experts, mental health counselors and special guest speakers whose lives were impacted by addiction.


APRIL 25 – 29, 2022

Get Involved

Pledge your support for the largest stand down event to raise awareness of the growing substance use disorder crisis impacting industry.

Attend in-person and virtual programs

Participate in the National Jobsite Stand Down

For more information, contact BTEA Northeast

For media inquiries, contact Sacks Communications

2019 National Recovery Week Highlights