List of RCCs Interested in Research:  


List of Studies That Are Looking for Study Participation from RCCs:  

Through our ongoing conversations for this research advancing initiative, we are aware of several ongoing research studies that would love to include RCC participants. Some of these studies are directly about the RCC experience; others are relevant for RCC participants without a specific emphasis on RCCs. All of these studies compensate study participants for their time. To help connect RCCs with scientists, and vice versa, we are listing these studies here for your consideration:


Curated List of Studies related to Substance Use: We have also become aware of a great resource that Dr. Joe Riggs put together. He created a curated list of studies that are looking for research participants. All of these studies are addressing substance use. Please check out his map and listing here: “Clinical Trials Map”

Scientists, if you’d like your study listed here, please email us:


Hands-On Support:  

Our R24 team is ready and excited to lend a helping hand, and/or to simply connect and discuss issues pertaining to advancing the science on recovery community centers. Please reach out to us ( to schedule a meeting with Dr. Bettina Hoeppner via Zoom to:

We would love to hear from you and connect with you.


Please also find the listed relevant materials below:

RCC Research List

Alcohol Recovery Research Study

Defining Recovery Capital Study

RCC Survey – Study Fact Sheet