COSA-NCADD is a private 501 (c)(3) non-proit organization founded in 1973 to promote the understanding that alcoholism and other drug dependence are preventable and treatable diseases. COSA-NCADD is the state affiliate of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency NCADD) and a member of the Community Anti-Drug Coalition of America (CADCA). The mission of COSA-NCADD is to “Reduce the incidence and prevalence of the disease of alcoholism, other drug addiction diseases and related problems.”
The Council on Substance Abuse participated with C.H.O.I.C.E of Uniontown, in partnering with the University of Alabama, Alabama Power, Rural Health Medical Program, Inc., and Cahaba Medical Care, for a COVID19 Drive-thru testing event. We were able to collaborate with people in the community and share our Prevention toolkits that contain information about substance use disorders. We are coming to a city near you!