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Our Washington office opened more than 20 years ago to represent the interests
of alcoholics, other addicted persons and their families. Find out what's
happening now at the federal government level and what action you can take.
With more than 100 councils around the country, we are uniquely positioned
to provide a local perspective on alcoholism and other drug addictions.
Use these materials--including sample press releases, public service announcements
and suggested activities--for raising awareness about alcohol in your community.
CAMPAIGN TO PREVENT KIDS FROM DRINKING :
Learn more about NCADD's prevention strategy to increase excise taxes on
alcoholic beverages and to use this revenue to pay for radio and television
commercials that would make drinking less appealing to children.
DEFINITION OF ALCOHOLISM:
This comprehensive definition, published by the Journal of the American
Medical Association in 1992, was developed by a group of the nation's most
esteemed physicians working in the addictions field.
FACTS ABOUT ALCOHOLISM AND OTHER DRUG ADDICTIONS:
Statistical information with sources, ideal for use by the media or students
Recommendations about drinking from the federal government and leading
HISTORY OF NCADD:
A look back at our effort to educate Americans that alcoholism is a preventable,
NATIONAL INTERVENTION NETWORK:
If you know someone who drinks too much or needs help with a drug problem,
don't wait to do something.
NEWS FROM NCADD:
Information about our recent activities.
ON-LINE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER:
Members of the NCADD family can post messages and documents here about
a variety of topics.
Suggestions for communicating with your child about drinking.
NCADD Affiliates all over the United States have long conducted successful
programs to prevent alcohol and other drug related problems in communities.
Here are some of the best.
A complete list of our educational materials, including newsletters, pamphlets
REGISTRY OF ADDICTION RECOVERY:
Are you in recovery from alcoholism or other drug addictions? If you're
willing to "go public," then volunteer to join ROAR and help us reduce
RESOURCE & REFERRAL GUIDE:
An easy way to access other national organizations working in the field
of alcoholism and other drug addictions.
Hear what some young people are saying and take a test to find out how
alcohol and other drugs may be affecting your life.
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