The California Association of Alcohol and Drug Program Executives, Inc. (CAADPE) educates the public about the need for quality substance use disorder and co-ocurring mental disorder treatment services to meet the needs of the community. Our goal is to provide a means to protect the future of drug and alcohol treatment programs in California and provide information for those seeking treatment. CAADPE’s website offers an available list of substance use disorder treatment facilities that are active members of the organization.
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Federal Bill Weakens HIPPA Protections
H.R. 6082, the Overdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act, recently introduced by Oklahoma Congressional Representative Markwayne Mullin (R) proposes to weaken the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPPA)Read More
California Spending Plan
Each year, the Legislative Analyst publishes the California Spending Plan to summarize the annual state budget. This publication discusses the 2018-19 Budget Act and other major budget actions approved in 2018.Read More
New Report: Proposition 47 is Working and Keeping People Out of Jail
Proposition 47 — the 2014 ballot measure aimed at reducing penalties for certain nonviolent drug and property crimes — contributed to lower recidivism rates and did not lead to a rise in violent crime, according to a new reportRead More
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