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Wednesday, August 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
SOR Overview »
Overview of SAMHSA’s State Opioid Response (SOR) Grant (Announced on 6/14/2018) Award Amount: $49, 331,3...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
STR Update »
Update on the Opioid State Targeted Response (STR) Grant Award Amount: • $27,150,403 per year for up to 2 years (...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Targeted Response Meeting »
State Targeted Response Meeting: Tampa Over eighty people gathered in Tampa on Tuesday, June 26 for a State Targeted Re...
Thursday, December 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed Opioid Funding, Reforms Circulating Through Florida Legislature »
    Several proposals to combat the opioid epidemic are circulating through the Florida House and...
Monday, December 11, 2017
Women of Childbearing Age and Opioids »
The past decade has seen a rise in the proportion of infants who have been exposed to opioid drugs, such as heroin or...

Behavioral Health
Monday, December 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Reports Show Life Expectancy Falling »
  Government reports released in November show life expectancy in the U.S. dropped for the third year in a row. Th...
Monday, May 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Abuse »
Elinore McCance-Katz, MD, PhD, Assistant Secretary, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration held a town...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
FADAA Announces $1 Million in Grants to Fight State's Opioid Epidemic »
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 25, 2018 - The Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association (FADAA) today announced it has receive...
Monday, March 12, 2018
FADAA Recognized Nationally »
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Monday, March 12, 2018
Mental Health Resources for Youth Signed into Law »
For Immediate Release: Gov. Rick Scott Signs Historic Legislation to Empower Schools to Provide Mental Health Resour...

Substance Use Disorders
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Releases National Drug Threat Assessment »
November 02, 2018 Contact:  National Media Affairs Office Phone Number:  (202) 307-1000   D...

Member News
Friday, March 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Right to smoke medical pot approved in Florida Senate »
  Samantha J. Times/Herald Tallahassee Bureau staff writer The “smoking ban” w...
Thursday, February 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Adult Drug Court and Veteran Treatment Court Grants Available »
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking app...
Monday, January 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
BayCare Medical Group is One of Four Organizations Featured in a Paper »
FADAA and FCCMH member BayCare Medical Group is one of four organizations featured in a paper published by the Techni...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rita Chamberlain Obituary, Drug Free Manatee »
Rita M Chamberlain October 15, 1953 – December 1, 2018 It is with deep sadness that we express our heartfelt...
Tuesday, August 28, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Meet the 2018 Awards of Excellence Winners »
FADAA 2018 Awards of Excellence Winners   Lifetime Achievement Award Dick Jacobs CEO, Aspire Dick Jac...

Mental Health Disorders
Monday, May 7, 2018
Mental Health Facts in Florida »
  Click the image to download the Mental Health in Florida brochure.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Local legislators making strong push for local Baker Act intake facility »
(Photo: Florida lawmakers are trying to get funding for a Baker Act facility on the Citrus Memorial Hospital campus. Using...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Some Simple Suggestions to Combat Holiday Stress »
Feeling a little blue during the holidays? has some simple suggestions to help ease the tension. ...
Monday, December 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOH Public Health Advisory Hepatitis A Vaccination »
Monday, July 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Announcement »
  Department of Justice announces regulatory steps to address opioid epidemic (WASHINGTON)  – J...
Friday, May 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ounce of Prevention Funding Opportunity »
The Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida has a funding opportunity for prevention programs to "Reduce substance abuse (alco...
Monday, May 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Childhood Poisoning Safeguards »
Today, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) released a new report,  Childhood Poisoning:...

Wednesday, January 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
"A Force to Be Reckoned With" »
Daytona-Beach News-Journal article on Ginny LaRue.  The Substance Abuse Task Force is holding a symposium on Jan. 26...
Monday, July 16, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Sober Home Task Force Continues »
Legislative Funded Sober Home Task Force Concludes Official Duties; Will Continue to Meet The “Sober Homes Task Force”...
Thursday, June 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Recovery Unplugged – The Future of Addiction Treatment NOW »
Recovery Unplugged – The Future of Addiction Treatment NOW By  The Fix staff   12/26/17   Sponsored...