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October 2020

Here's the October TAADAS Times...click here

July 2020

Check out the new quarterly TAADAS Times by clicking here.

April 2020

Check out the April 2020 quarterly TAADAS Times by clicking here. 

January 2020

The January TAADAS Times has been published! Read this edition here.




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December 16th 2020

COVID19 Vaccine Presentation Meeting (December 7th)

Below is a link to the ZOOM video from our meeting (The password will be in the next Member Monday email). You can download the handout as a PDF.

Renew your memberships

Membership shall be open to individuals or entities with an interest in addiction, cooccurring, prevention, or recovery support services and subject to payment of membership dues. Click here to learn more.

Your right to treatment

Don't be denied your right to mental health and addiction treatment. The Kennedy Forum's new campaign, Don't Deny Me, can help people who have been denied coverage for behavioral health. Contact them here

Legislative Agenda

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Priority-setting underway for 2021

We're currently reaching out to TAADAS members to determine our legislative priorities for 2021. We'll be announcing those soon. The 2021 session of the Tennessee General Assembly kicks off Jan. 12. 

TAADAS releases 2020   legislative report

With the adoption of HJR 1247 a little after 3am on Friday, June 19, the 111th General Assembly adjourned sine die that is, without a date to return. The 112th General Assembly will convene in organizational session on January 12, 2021. Read the full report here

TAADAS Announces 2020 Legislative Priorities

TAADAS has chosen the following:
• Fund Adult Residential Treatment
• Enforce Parity
• Support Prescription Privileges for Nurse Practitioners and Physician's Assistants
• Expand Access to Quality Recovery Housing
• Expand Services for Pregnant and Post-Partum Women 

Read more on our Advocacy Page under the "On the Hill" section.



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