The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council for South Louisiana (ADAC) provides a wide variety of services to Region III in Louisiana. Since 1985, ADAC has engaged in community programs which endeavours are to create a greater awareness and identify problems associated with alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse at the local level. ADAC continues to provide programs that target educators, parents, children, and others community members affected by substance abuse. ADAC’s goal is to provide knowledge and to provide the necessary tools needed to reduce or eliminate problems associated with the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.
The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council for South Louisiana is a non-profit, community-based health organization that provides prevention, education, information, and referral services in the areas of alcohol, drug abuse, compulsive gambling and nicotine awareness to individuals and families in South Louisiana.
ADAC is a local affiliate of the National Council of Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD), The United Way for South Louisiana, Louisiana Association for Non-Profit Organizations (LANO), The Prevention Partnership Coalition, South Central Safe Community Partnership, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD) and The Red Ribbon Committee