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January 27, 2017

We've added a new story of addiction and recovery to our stories page, check it out!

December 22, 2016

Your Life Matters Campaign:

Putnam County kicks off their "Your Life Matters" Campaign this week! 40 patrol vehicles have been tagged for the program, officers will carry Tennessee REDLINE cards and local resource sheets to better assist those in need of addiction treatment.

  • putnam county your life matters cruiser

 

November 17, 2016

Surgeon General's Report: Facing Addiction in America

Download the executive summary

Find the full report on our advocacy page.

Announcements

Save the Date! March 8th 2017

It's the annual TN Coalition for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Day on the Hill SCHEDULE YOUR LEGISLATIVE VISITS IN ADVANCE, or connect with NAMI, TAADAS, TMHCA, or another Coalition body to visit legislators with together. Register Here

 

Open Enrollment November 1st

Resource:

In-Person Enrollment Assistance Directory

January 1, 2017: 2017 coverage starts for those who enroll or change plans by December 15, 2016. 

January 31, 2017: Last day to enroll in or change a 2017 health plan. After this date, you can enroll or change plans only if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.

Download the full details

December 1, 2016

Board of A&D Counselors - Rules Task Force Suggestions

Download the full document

Legislative Agenda

The next legislative session

begins in January of 2017 and TAADAS has several goals for the upcoming session including:

  • Passage of the Three Star Health plan
  • Promotion of Funding for addiction treatment in the Tennessee budget 

Download the advocacy plan

10-17-2016

TAADAS and TAMHO members met with Governor Bill Haslam to discuss funding for addiction services in Tennessee. UPDATE: This meeting has led to a proposed budget allocation of 6 million dollars for A&D treatment in TN. Read more above.

Download the talking points

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