Indiana Innovation Now 


The Awards Ceremony

Addiction Policy Forum honored Indiana innovators changing the field of addiction at the Innovation Now Awards Ceremony in Indianapolis. Addiction Policy Forum's new report was released: Indiana Innovations to Address Addiction.

August 21, 2019   |    12:00pm - 2:00pm   |    Skyline Club


Addiction Policy Forum hosted more than 75 people, including Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch, Attorney General Curtis Hill’s General Counsel Joan Blackwell, Governor Eric Holcomb’s Advisor on Drug Prevention Doug Huntsinger, and staff from the offices of U.S. Senator Todd Young, and U.S. Representatives Susan Brooks, Andre Carson, Jim Baird, as well as Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett. Four members of Congress from the Indiana delegation wrote letters of commendation to each Innovator.


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In the News...

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ABC 57

August 22, 2019 8:22am

The 525 Foundation was recently recognized as an innovator in the fight against addiction by the Addiction Policy Forum.


Becky Savage

South Bend Tribune

August 22, 2019

Wednesday, the 525 Foundation was honored by the Addiction Policy Forum as part of the Indiana Innovations to Address Addiction report.


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96.3 XKE

August 22, 2019

Addiction Policy Forum, a leading national nonprofit, recognized Allen Superior Court’s HOPE (Hoosiers Opportunity Probation with Enforcement) Probation program in its Indiana Innovations to Address Addiction report.




BLOG: Indiana Programs Addressing Addiction

August 21, 2019

It’s almost too big of a statistic to wrap your brain around: since 1999, there has been an 883% increase in drug deaths, according to the state’s health department.



Pillar of Excellence Will Cooke

BLOG: William Cooke, M.D., Receives the Pillar of Excellence Award

August 21, 2019

The Addiction Policy Forum hosts an annual dinner highlighting efforts of leaders who are addressing addiction. We recognize these individuals with Pillars of Excellence awards.



August 21, 2019

Wednesday, Aug. 21 12:00 PM Indiana Innovation Now Awards Ceremony – Indiana Innovation Now Awards Ceremony hosted by Addiction Policy Forum to honor nine innovative programs


WOWO Radio

August 20, 2019

Kimberly Lohman Clapp of Addiction Policy Forum joins to discuss Hope Probation being honored for their work in savings lives and helping those impacted by addiction.