Recent News Releases

CADCA Hosts Fundraising Dinner for Drug-Free Kids Campaign

October 15, 2018

Media Contact:

Bailey Martin
bmartin@cadca.org

 

Washington, D.C. –Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) will host its 20th annual Drug-Free Kids Campaign Awards dinner on October 18, 2018 to raise funds in support of the substance misuse prevention movement.  The fundraising awards event will be held at the Riverview Ballroom of the Gaylord National Hotel in National Harbor,...

New Prescription Drug Disposal Kits to Help Combat Opioid Crisis in Northeast Indiana

October 9, 2018  

Media Contact:  

Bailey Martin
bmartin@cadca.org

 

FORT WAYNE, Ind. –Rx Abuse Leadership Initiative (RALI) Indiana is providing a new tool in the effort to fight the opioid crisis in Allen County. Today, RALI Indiana announced the donation of 15,000 safe drug disposal kits to various groups and coalitions in northeast Indiana that will allow Hoosiers to easily and safely dispose of unwanted and unused prescription medication. Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry hosted the RALI Indiana...

Surgeon General Releases Spotlight on Opioids

September 20, 2018  

Media Contact:  

Shweta Adyanthaya                                                                                                                  
sadyanthaya@cadca.org

Washington, D.C. – Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Spotlight on Opioids calls for a cultural shift in the way Americans talk about the opioid crisis and recommends actions that can prevent and treat opioid misuse and promote recovery.

 

The Spotlight – the...

CADCA and Addiction Policy Forum Partner to Launch “What is Addiction” Video

Media Contact:  

Shweta Adyanthaya

sadyanthaya@cadca.org

Washington, D.C. – Over 20 million people suffer from addiction in the United States – that’s one in seven people, according to the Addiction Policy Forum. CADCA (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America) and Addiction Policy Forum have partnered together to create “What is Addiction?” a video highlighting the nature of addiction and its effects on the...

Make a difference - Join today!

Join Now

Sign up to receive our e-newsletter

Receive email alerts, blog posts, scholarships & events.

Sign up