Schedule of Events

Sunday, February 3  
3 - 7 pm Registration Open
   
Monday, February 4  
7 am - 6 pm Registration Open
8:45 am - 4:45 pm SAMHSA's Prevention Day
5 - 6:30 pm Opening Reception / Exhibits Open / Coalition Ideas Fair
7:30 - 9 pm Youth Meet-n-Greet (Open to All Youth)
   
Tuesday, February 5  
7 am - 6 pm Registration Open
7:30 - 8:15 am  Continental Breakfast / Coalition Ideas Fair 
7:30 am - 3:45 pm Exhibits Open
8:30 - 10:30 am National Leadership Plenary
10:30 - 11 am Networking Refreshment Break
11 am - 12:15 pm Adult & Youth Training Sessions
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch Break
1:45 - 3 pm Adult & Youth Training Sessions
3 - 3:30 pm Networking Refreshment Break
3:30 - 4:45 pm Adult & Youth Training Sessions
5 - 6:15 pm State & Territory Meetings
8 - 9:30 pm National Coalition Academy Graduation
   
Wednesday, February 6  
7 am - 2 pm Registration Open
7:30 - 8:15 am Continental Breakfast / Coalitions Ideas Fair
7:30 am - noon Exhibits Open
8:30 - 10:45 am Capitol Hill Day Plenary & Legislative Update
1 - 2:15 pm Adult Training Sessions
1 - 5 pm Capitol Hill Day Appointments
8 - 9:30 pm Youth Dance (Open to All Youth)
   
Thursday, February 7  
7 am - noon  Registration Open
7:30 am - 8:45 am Membership Breakfast (Open to All)
8 - 11 am Exhibits Open
9 - 10:15 am Adult & Youth Training Sessions
10:15 - 10:45 am Networking Refreshment Break
10:45 am - noon Adult & Youth Training Sessions
12:20 - 2:20 pm National Leadership Awards Lunch
2:45 - 4 pm Adult & Youth Training Sessions
   
Friday, February 8  
8:30 am - noon DFC New Applicant Workshop

Special Events

DFC New Applicant Workshop

Friday, February 8 - 8:30 AM - Noon

The Office of National Drug Control Policy's (ONDCP) Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program will host FY 2019 New Applicant Workshops to assist interested coalitions in applying for DFC funding. Community coalitions interested in applying to the FY 2019 funding cycle are encouraged to attend.

Event Registration
There is no fee to attend, however, advance registration is recommended. Register here.

Questions?
For information regarding the content of the meeting, please feel free to contact Victoria Cummiskey at Victoria_Cummiskey@ondcp.eop.gov 

New DFC Program Recipients Meet and Greet

Tuesday, February 5 – 11 am – 12:15 pm – Chesapeake J-L

This event has been scheduled specifically for all new DFC 1st and 6th Year awardees as a follow-up to the webinars held earlier this year.  New grant recipients will have time to meet fellow DFC recipients in person, ask questions and share experiences.   Director James Carroll, Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), Executive Office of the President (EOP) , DFC Program Administrator Helen Hernandez, Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), Executive Office of the President (EOP) and General Arthur Dean, CEO/Chairman, CADCA will present and take your questions.