The Prevention Network of Onondaga County, NY: Affiliate of the Month- July 2014

Mission Statement: To implement and support strategies promoting healthy choices that prevent addictions and address related concerns. The Onondaga Council on Alcoholism/Addictions, Inc. d.b.a. Prevention Network: One of the oldest such Councils in New York State and in the entire country.  Its roots grow back to Marty Mann and the national effort to bring forth community services to initially address the issue of alcoholism.  Being a community-based private not-for-profit (501 c 3), the Council has been able to grow to meet community needs.  Services have expanded from treatment to education, prevention and recovery, inclusive of a variety of substances and also into behavioral addictions such as gambling, food, and sex.   Visit Prevention Network Website: http://www.preventionnetworkcny.org/ "Like" Prevention Network on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/preventionnetworkcny
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NCADD Phoenix, AZ: Affiliate of the Month- June 2014

NCADD Phoenix provides the community with free information through educational materials, health fairs and speakers for substance abuse related trainings.  NCADD Phoenix handles crisis calls on a daily basis for interventions, service referrals, treatment options and general substance abuse questions. All levels of staff are available to meet the needs of the caller. Helping women and children through life's hurdles.  Supporting women in building a healthy life for themselves and their children. Visit NCADD Phoenix website:  http://www.ncadd-phx.org/ "Like" NCADD Phoenix on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/NCADDPhoenix
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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - May: The Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Council (ADAC) of Orange County, Goshen, NY

  Mission Statement: The Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Council (ADAC), formed in 1972 by concerned community members, is a voluntary, non-profit membership organization whose purpose is to address the disease of alcoholism and other drug addictions by: EDUCATING the general public about alcoholism and drug addiction as a treatable family disease; and ADVOCATING on behalf of alcoholic and other drug dependent people and those suffering the effects of alcoholism and other drug addictions; and PREVENTING the diseases of alcoholism and other drug dependencies and the abuse of alcohol and other drugs through education and information dissemination.   Visit ADAC website "Like" ADAC on Facebook
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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - April: Council on Substance Abuse, AL

Mission Statement The mission of Council on Substance -NCADD (COSA-NCADD) is to reduce the incidence and prevalence of the disease of alcoholism, other drug addiction diseases, and related problems. The COSA-NCADD is a private non-profit organization founded in 1973 to promote the understanding that alcoholism and other drug dependence are preventable and treatable diseases. As the state affiliate of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency, COSA-NCADD's advocacy for individuals and families affected by alcohol and other drug is guided by the fact that this disease has devastating consequences to families and the general public and the best way to combat it is through comprehensive and coordinated health strategies. As a result, COSA-NCADD has used a culturally-diversified approach through long-term programs focusing on the use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. COSA-NCADD is the state association for the Community Anti-Drug Coalition of America (CADCA). Programs: Advocacy HIV/AIDS Education Information...
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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - March: Long Island Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence

          Mission Statement LICADD's mission is to address the addictive climate of our times by providing initial attention and referral services to individuals, families, and children, through intervention, education and professional guidance to overcome the ravages of alcohol and other drug-related problems. LICADD's Programs and Services This pioneer not-for-profit agency on Long Island has been on a mission to save lives for over 57 years. Our staff is dedicated to helping individuals, families and members of the workplace prevent or recover from alcoholism and/or other drug addictions. View LICADD's Website Follow LICADD on Twitter Like LICADD on Facebook
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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - February: Gardena, CA

              About Behavioral Health Services, Inc. The Mission of BHS is to transform lives by offering hope and opportunities for recovery, wellness and independence. View more about BHS, visit: www.bhs-inc.org
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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - January: Canastota, New York

  About BRiDGES.: Madison County Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Inc.  The mission of BRiDGES is to improve the quality of life by providing advocacy and services to our community, the workplace, families and individuals affected by addiction and the abuse of alcohol, tobacco and other substances. BRiDGES is a leader in the delivery of prevention and intervention programs that promote change and build healthy communities. Diversity and inclusion are integral to the vision of BRiDGES. Leadership in the community requires that we create an organizational culture and inclusive environment to meet the needs of everyone in our community. The values of our organization incorporate innovative leadership, integrity, professionalism and respect for cultural diversity and inclusion.    Visit their website: http://www.bridges-mccasa.org/
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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - December: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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About IMPACT, Inc.:

IMPACT is committed to changing lives, for good. Our family of services helps restore the health and productivity of individuals, organizations and workplaces leading to an improved quality of life for our entire community.

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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - November: Niagara Falls, New York

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About Northpointe Council, Inc:

Northpointe Council, Inc (formerly the Alcoholism Council in Niagara County) is a not-for profit human service organization governed through its Board of Directors and membership.  The Council has been involved in education, counseling , treatment, emergency, and special services since its inception in 1970.

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NCADD Affiliate of the Month - October: Lansing, Michigan

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About the National Council on Alcoholism Lansing Regional Area:

NCA/LRA is the longest serving alcohol & other drug treatment agency in the Greater Lansing area, with over 50 years of continuous service.

All of NCA/LRA's treatment services are licensed by the State of Michigan, accredited by the Council on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and are income-based. The agency is publicly funded, assuring the highest level of quality, and oversight for the people we serve, and those who refer them. It also assures that services are provided regardless of an individuals ability to pay.

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