Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism and Addictions

The Council is a not-for-profit agency serving central Nebraska since 1967. CNCAA is an affiliate of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence ​and a long-time partner agency of the Heartland United Way, ​serving Hall, Hamilton, Howard and Merrick Counties.

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The mission of the Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism and Addictions, Inc. --- Offering hope and changing lives by fostering healthy lifestyles -- Preventing Addiction, Sharing Resources, Supporting Recovery.


Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism and Addictions

Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism and Addictions




  • Youth Programs
  • Adult/Youth Classes (also in Spanish)
  • Workshops and Seminars for Professionals
  • Intervention Family Education Program

Information and Referral

  • Referral Services -- CNCAA helps individuals and families needing treatment services, self-help groups, or other human service agencies find help, in and out of Nebraska. 
  • Lending Library
  • Informational Resources available free or at low cost, including materials regarding alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. 

Community Collaboration

  • Community collaboration at CNCAA brings individuals and members of communities, agencies and organizations together in an atmosphere of support to systematically solve existing and emerging problems that could not be solved by one group alone.  CNCAA partners with many community coalitions addressing substance use and abuse issues, and offers technical assistance to others who want to organize and develop new coalitions.