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NCADD

Public health
National Commission Against Drunk Drivers
A Maryland-based non-profit service organisation which assists state and local governments and the private sector to implement the Presidential Commission's recommendations on drunk driving in the US, by making it socially unacceptable to do so, while reducing human and economic losses from DUI-related RTAs/MVAs.
 
Substance abuse
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
A New York City-based voluntary health organisation dedicated to combating alcoholism and drug addiction, and their devastating consequences on individuals, families and communities.
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Honoree Joe Walsh performs at the Facing Addiction with NCADD (National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence) gala at the Rainbow Room on Monday, Oct.
Teenagers who drink alcohol are more likely to become involved in crime, car crashes, and assaults along with problems in school (NCADD, 20011).
Lindsey, president of the NCADD national office in New York City, to discuss the issue.
Yet Kishline's one brief statement to the press revealed some facts that ran counter to the NCADD's interpretation.
As outlined by NCADD, the Hampton habitual Offenders Project was directed at drivers whose privilege to drive was listed as suspended or revoked, and who had more than one drunk driving conviction.
John Moulden, President of the National Commission Against Drunk Driving (NCADD), followed Blackman with a discussion of the effectiveness of Sober Ride, a joint program of NCADD and AT&T Wireless.
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) has designated April 2002 as the 16th annual Alcohol Awareness Month.
The NCADD explains that a person's choice to use alcohol or drugs is influenced by the environment, peers and family.
By partnering with other advocacy groups such as Faces and Voices of Recovery and the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD), as well as the state substance abuse agency, FOR-NY is working to break down stigma and give recovering individuals a place at the public policy table.
These included periodicals such as Journal of Alcohol Education (1966-1971), Washington Report (1972), NCADD Washington Report (Alcoholism Report) (1972/1998), NAATP Visions (1975), Monday Morning Report (1977), Of Substance: A Newsletter for the Substance Abuse Treatment Community (1980), Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Week (1989), Practical Communications: Accreditation and Certification (1986), NASADAD Alcohol and Drug Abuse Report: Monthly Report (1987), Drug Abuse Funding Monitor (1991), Treatment Today (1993), and Behavioral Health Management (1980).
National Headquarters NCADD 12 West 21st Street 8th Floor New York, NY 10010 (800) NCA-CALL (800-622-2255).
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) has designated May 14-20, 2000, as Alcohol and Other Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week.