SPOTLIGHT: South Bend, IN Affiliate’s “Celebrating Families! Program

FamiliesCelebrating Families!™ is an evidence based cognitive behavioral skills-building course for families in early recovery from substance dependence.

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SPOTLIGHT: NCADD Middlesex Develops New Media Literacy Program

Middle school girlWe're Not Buying It (WNBI) is an original, research-based prevention education program developed by NCADD of Middlesex County, Inc. to provide a media literacy program targeting middle school age students in grades 6-8.

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SPOTLIGHT: Danbury, CT’s Community Outreach and Prevention Program

AdolescentsMCCA, NCADD's Danbury, CT Affiliate, offers a Community Outreach and Prevention Program which is an educational service to enhance the well being of all families, not just those at high risk of substance use, with an emphasis on underage drinking and drugging.

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SPOTLIGHT: Des Moines, IA Affiliate’s Restorative Justice Programs

EFR image for NCADDThe NCADD Affiliate in Des Moines, IA, Employee & Family Resources (EFR), offers Restorative Justice (RJ) programs which provide a community-based alternative to the traditional criminal justice system for youth and young adults.

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SPOTLIGHT: Phoenix‘s “Healthy Connections for Moms to Be”

Pregnant2Providing Case Management, Outreach & Service Referrals for Pregnant Women.

NCADD Phoenix offers "Healthy Connections for Moms-to-Be," a Case Management Program that provides pregnant women experiencing substance use and co-occurring disorders access to a comprehensive continuum of services designed to promote recovery.

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SPOTLIGHT: Jamestown, NY Affiliate Staff Honored by Chemical Dependency Consortium

Julie Franco photoJulie Franco, Director of Program Services, at the Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council (CASAC) in Jamestown New York was recently awarded a Gold Key Community Prevention/Treatment Award at the Western New York Chemical Dependency Consortium's Annual luncheon in November.

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SPOTLIGHT: Houston Affiliate Offers Family-Focused Treatment Approach

Abi Williams PhotoAbi Williams, Ph.D., LCSW, CSAT, CMAT, CGPThe Center for Recovering Families (CRF) at The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston is a unique treatment program for individuals and their families battling addiction, alcoholism, and other mental health issues.

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SPOTLIGHT: Mankato, MN Affiliate Offers Arts Programs for Recovery

winner-2Southern Minnesota Recovery Connection partnered with Fountain Centers (Jenine Koziolek and Erin Champlin), Adolescent Treatment Center of Winnebago (Naomi Ochsendorf), as well as local faith communities to implement Recovery's Got Talent.

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Affiliate Spotlight: LEAF, NCADD’s Otsego County, NY Affiliate Has Made Evidence-Based Environmental Prevention An Art.

First Night Oneonta poster-smallAs an affiliate of NCADD in rural, upstate New York, LEAF made the decision to integrate into the growing arts and activities calendar of the region in order to change policy and impact community norms.

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Spotlight: Sacramento Region Affiliate - “Bridges The Divide” Between Prevention and Faith

19734991-BridgeIn early 2013 NCADD Sacramento embarked on an exciting project to identify those agencies and individuals across the country who are effectively "Bridging the Divide" between prevention and faith.

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