Welcome. All of us who are connected to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence are glad you have chosen to visit our website. If you have come to this site seeking information, help and guidance for yourself or another person, you have come to the right place. We are...

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Our Mission

Saving Lives and Helping Families Recover The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) and its Affiliate Network is a voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting the Nation’s #1 health problem – alcoholism, drug addiction and the devastating consequences of alcohol and other drugs on individuals, families and communities. NCADD...

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Our History

NCADD is the leading advocacy organization in the world addressing alcoholism and drug dependence.  Since its founding in 1944, NCADD has raised public awareness about addiction throughout the United States and increasingly across the global community. Marty Mann, one of the first women to achieve sobriety in Alcoholics Anonymous, organized the...

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Our Board

The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence has been governed by volunteers since its inception. The Board of Directors is composed of seven Officers and 19 Directors, including five Life Members and two ex officio. Directors are elected for a three-year term. The Board is responsible for managing the...

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Dear Friend of NCADD ...
It takes courage, determination and strength to avoid alcohol and drugs or to seek help and overcome addiction. We want to do everything in our power to provide the tools and support to help those on this journey. Without question, this is the most important journey of their lives and your support makes a huge difference in its outcome!
On behalf of all those on the journey to recovery, and of all those waiting to start that journey, we thank you.
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