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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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Addiction Policy Forum Welcomes Massachusetts District Attorney Jonathan W. Blodgett as Chairman for Board of Directors

By Addiction Policy Forum on Mar 28, 2019 12:10:36 PM

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President Released Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Proposal

By Addiction Policy Forum on Mar 28, 2019 9:49:00 AM

President Trump recently released a topline summary of the Administration’s budget priorities for fiscal year 2020.

Topics: Advocacy
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Funding Update: FY19 Funding Finalized for 31 Key Programs to Address Addiction

By Addiction Policy Forum on Mar 28, 2019 9:42:21 AM

On February 15, 2019, President Trump signed the remaining fiscal year 2019 appropriation bills into law. Of the 31 key addiction programs Addiction Policy Forum tracks, total funding levels have increased by more than $65 million when compared to the fiscal year 2018. In addition, total funding for the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) programs has increased by more than $14 million.

Here is where the 31 key addiction and CARA programs stand for the fiscal year 2019:

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9 Things We Wish We'd Known: A Letter From Families Who Have Lost a Loved One to Addiction

By Addiction Policy Forum on Mar 23, 2019 5:30:00 PM

Dear Neighbor,

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Crisis of Addiction: Report shows New Hampshire Carving Pathway of Progress

By Addiction Policy Forum on Mar 6, 2019 8:59:00 AM

For Immediate Release
March 6, 2019

Contact:
Josh McElveen
josh@mcelveenstrategies.com
603.540.7031

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Six Effective Substance Use Disorder Programs in Maryland Spotlighted in New Report

By Addiction Policy Forum on Feb 27, 2019 8:00:00 AM

For Immediate Release
February 27, 2019

Contact:

Casey Elliott

celliott@addictionpolicy.org

312-860-5353

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