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Jan 23, 2014, 15:53 ET
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Southeast Missouri State University President Kenneth Dobbins Appointed to CADCA Board

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA), the nation's leading substance abuse prevention organization, has appointed Dr. Kenneth...

Jan 22, 2014, 16:27 ET
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CADCA Responds To President Obama's Comments On Marijuana

Today, Gen. Arthur T. Dean, Chairman and CEO of Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA), the nation's leading substance abuse prevention...

Dec 18, 2013, 15:17 ET

2013 Monitoring the Future Survey Finds Fewer Teens View Regular Marijuana Use As Harmful

Marijuana Use Continues to Increase among 8th and 10th Graders  More than 60 percent of high school seniors don't view regular marijuana...

Sep 23, 2013, 15:02 ET
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Business Leaders Show Their Support For Evidence-Based Drug Prevention At CADCA's Drug-Free Kids Campaign Awards Dinner

Nearly 500 business leaders from the Washington, D.C. area and across the country will participate in Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America...

Aug 30, 2013, 13:47 ET
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CADCA Statement On DOJ Decision To Not Challenge State Laws That Legalize Marijuana

 Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) Chairman and CEO Gen. Arthur T. Dean released the following statement in response to the...

Jul 18, 2013, 15:00 ET
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Community Leaders From Across The Country Head To Austin For CADCA 2013 Mid-Year Training Institute July 21-25

To learn new skills to tackle their community's substance abuse problems More than 1,700 substance abuse prevention and treatment...

Jun 26, 2013, 17:04 ET
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CADCA Statement On Release Of 2013 World Drug Report

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) Chairman and CEO Gen. Arthur T. Dean released the following statement in response to the 2013...

May 09, 2013, 14:44 ET
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CADCA Applauds President Obama For Saying No To Drug Legalization

On May 3 during an address in Mexico City, President Obama confirmed his opposition to drug legalization, saying that "legalizing drugs is not the...

Apr 09, 2013, 13:07 ET

CADCA To Help Communities In Italy Prevent And Reduce Substance Abuse Problems

Based on its more than 20-year history of training communities to address substance abuse and its associated problems, Community...

Apr 02, 2013, 11:46 ET
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CADCA Chairman And CEO To Discuss Costs Of Prescription Drug Abuse At National Rx Drug Abuse Summit

Will Offer Solutions to Addressing this Public Health Crisis Research shows that prescription painkiller abuse and misuse cost insurers...

Mar 11, 2013, 18:06 ET
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Community Anti-Drug Coalitions Of America's Drug Free Kids Campaign Honors Philanthropist Stacie Mathewson And IMN Solutions CEO Jack Sammis For Their Efforts To Prevent And Reduce Substance Abuse

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) is pleased to announce the honorees for the 2013 Drug Free Kids Campaign. Stacie Mathewson, a...

Feb 06, 2013, 06:00 ET

Thousands Of Community Advocates Headed To Capitol Hill Today To Educate Members Of Congress About Substance Abuse Prevention

To meet with U.S. Senators and Representatives from over 40 states during CADCA's 23rd Annual National Leadership Forum  Community...

Feb 04, 2013, 12:22 ET

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions Of America To Recognize Senator Bob Casey And U.S. Representatives Hal Rogers, Michael Fitzpatrick And Frank Wolf For Helping To Strengthen Drug Prevention And Treatment Programs

Lawmakers to receive Congressional Leadership Awards on Feb. 6th at CADCA's 23rd Annual National Leadership Forum  In recognition of their...

Jan 30, 2013, 16:49 ET
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Over 2,500 Community Advocates to Participate in Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America's 2013 National Leadership Forum

Four-day Conference to Help Community Leaders Tackle America's #1 Public Health Concern More than 2,500 substance abuse prevention and...

Feb 01, 2012, 11:50 ET

Over 2,500 Community Advocates To Participate in Community Anti-drug Coalitions of America's 2012 National Leadership Forum

Four-day Conference to Help Community Leaders Tackle America's #1 Public Health Concern More than 2,500 substance abuse prevention and...

Sep 29, 2005, 01:00 ET

New Survey Results from the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America Suggest Only 34% of General Public Recognize Alcoholism as a Disease

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Seventy-four percent of the general public acknowledge that alcoholism impacts the daily lives of Americans,...