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Addiction Policy Forum is a nationwide nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating addiction as a major health problem. Our national headquarters is located in Washington, DC with resources and services in every state.

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Mosaic Group, Addiction Policy Forum and the State of North Dakota Announce Joint Effort to Support Families Impacted by Addiction

By Addiction Policy Forum on November 12, 2019

North Dakotans can now participate in Families Strong, a program for families impacted by substance use disorder

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FY 2020 Appropriations Update

By Addiction Policy Forum on November 6, 2019

The House has passed 10 out of 12 appropriations bills, sending two appropriation bill packages (also known as minibuses) to the Senate. Last week, on October 31, the Senate approved one minibuses (H.R.3055), which includes FY20 funding for four appropriation bills: Commerce-Justice-Science, Agriculture, Interior-Environment, and Transportation-HUD. Congress is now reconciling the House and Senate passed bills.

The table below compares actual funding for FY 2019 with the FY 2020 marks from the House and Senate.

Topics: Advocacy
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Addiction Policy Forum Partners with CHESS Health with eIntervention

By Addiction Policy Forum on October 17, 2019

National Addiction Nonprofit Implements eIntervention to Get More Individuals into Treatment Via Digital Referrals and Engagement

Topics: Press Release
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Transportation Intermediaries Association Launches Alcohol and Drug Helpline to Support its More Than 1,800 Member Companies

By Addiction Policy Forum on October 2, 2019

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Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma

By Addiction Policy Forum on October 1, 2019


70% of adults in the U.S. have experienced at least one form of traumatic event in their lives.1 

Topics: Publications
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Addiction Policy Forum founder Jessica Hulsey Nickel appointed to NIDA’s Advisory Council

By Addiction Policy Forum on September 24, 2019

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