Current Programs

Annual Survey of Coalitions

Download The 2019 Annual Survey of Coalitions Fact Sheet   The 2020 Annual Survey of Coalitions has Closed Learn More.

Chairman's Award

The Chairman’s Award deadline was Monday, November 16. A winner will be announced on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. The National Coalition Academy (NCA) Chairman’s Award gives CADCA’s Executive Chairman, General Arthur T. Dean, the opportunity to recognize an NCA coalition graduate who distinguishes themselves by applying and operationalizing what they learned throughout the academy experience. Past winners of this award have shown outstanding knowledge, understanding and application of the information taught at the NCA in their coalition’s strategies and efforts. Learn More.

Drug-Free Kids Campaign

CADCA’s Drug-Free Kids Campaign recognizes leaders and corporations who support and educate the community about substance misuse and its impact on young people. CADCA represents more than 5,000 community coalition’s nationwide working together to create a world of safe, healthy and drug-free communities. CADCA leads this vision by providing cutting-edge services in training, communications, youth empowerment, veteran’s programs, public policy and advocacy and the latest scientific research. Learn More.

Drug-Free Kids Campaign Live Streaming Event – Know Before you Go!

Know Before You Go Details VIRTUAL EVENT INFORMATION This Drug-Free Kids Campaign (DFKC) LiveStream Virtual Awards will take place virtually on Thursday, October 15. The Reception begins at 6 pm EDT. During this time, all virtual attendees are welcome to visit the virtual platform to view the Awards Program, participate in the Silent Auction, donate and learn more about the Leadership Team. The Awards Presentation begins at 7 pm EDT.  Learn More.

Geographic Health Equity Alliance

Visit for the Latest in Tobacco and Cancer Prevention News and Research! Learn More.

GOT Outcomes! Coalition of Excellence Awards

Miss the 2020 GOT Outcomes! Orientation Webinar? Access the presentation and webinar recording to learn about the application process! Learn More.
National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month (NMAAM)

CADCA urges coalitions to help raise awareness about the dangers of prescription and over-the-counter medicine misuse by taking part in NMAAM. The campaign serves an ideal launching pad for medicine misuse prevention efforts. A cornerstone of the NMAAM campaign is the Dose of Prevention Challenge, an initiative designed to challenge coalitions to get medicine misuse on the radar screens of parents and others by holding an educational event or activity in their communities. Learn More.
National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month

More than 23 million Americans are in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs and are living proof that recovery is real and that it benefits themselves, their families and communities. Learn More.