Rat Park Foundation | The Social Recovery Movement
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About

Rat Park is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is leading a social recovery movement and fighting the stigma associated with substance dependency. Rat Park’s mission is to create environments that promote healthy connections and provide proper education about mental health.Through lively social events and gatherings, we will bring the community together to create real face-to-face connections and use the funds raised from events for grants that will help individuals struggling with mental health issues and substance dependence get treatment.

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OUR PURPOSE

Raise awareness and reduce stigma about addictions while we simultaneously increase compassion and empathy to help support individuals in need of recovery.

OUR MISSION

Bring people of all ages together at fun events to support Rat Park’s social recovery movement.

OUR VISION

To connect the community through compassion, empathy and acceptance. Ultimately, Rat Park will award grants to individuals in need of recovery and ongoing recovery.

A PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS

Opioid overdose takes a life every 19 minutes0

27M people use elicit or misuse prescription drugs 0

66M people binge drink at least once a month 0

IT’S TIME FOR CHANGE

-The truth is, there is no single face to addition, it impacts us all. 

 

Together, we must change the conversation. We must stop shaming and isolating people suffering from this chronic disease of the brain.

 

It’s time to treat this illness with urgency and compassion.
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Our vision is to lead a social recovery movement that helps us re-discover each other and builds a society that shows empathy and compassion by organizing and being a part of events that promote positive social connections.

TAKE ACTION

Be part of a movement that will rebuild human connection.

Get Informed

Learn why everything you know about addiction is wrong.

Raise Awareness

Talk about the negative effects and increase compassion to break stigmas.

Support Us

Help the social recovery movement by attending events, donating and spreading the message.

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Get Help

Learn about legal help and recourses to get free to low cost counseling.

Create Solutions

Promote drug policies based on compassion, health, human rights and science.

Participate

Contact us and find out what you can do to be part of the team.

MEET US

We are always seeking proactive, fun loving volunteers throughout the year. All team members started as volunteers; all volunteers become family.
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Anrea Santos

Co-founder/President
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Ramon Hernandez

Outreach Director
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Gabby Martinez

Co-founder/President
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Tyler Boessler

Graphic Designer
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Iris Rodrix

Chief Financial Officer
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Abby Sewell

Photographer

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Keep up with Rat Park’s journey to social recovery. Read articles about Rat Park in news media, articles written by team members, and any updates we’d like to share.

CONTACT US

We are here to give you any information you need. Feel free to contact us.

Mission Viejo, CA, 92692 – United States

Email: info@ratparkfdn.org