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Training Calendar

Advocacy in Action

November 17, 2016

Surgeon General's Report: Facing Addiction in America

Download the executive summary

Find the full report on our advocacy page.

November 2016

Today, we are asking organizations across the country to take action and sign on to a letter requesting the full funding of CARA in any final budget deal made this year. Simply download the letter and sign it, then click the email link below, attach your signed letter and press send!

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Open Enrollment November 1st

November 1, 2016: Open Enrollment began. This was the first day to enroll, re-enroll, or change a 2017 insurance plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace. Coverage can start as soon as January 1, 2017.

December 15, 2016: Last day to enroll in or change plans for coverage to start January 1, 2017. 

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.

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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


TAADAS and TAMHO members met with Governor Bill Haslam to discuss funding for addiction services in Tennessee.

Download the talking points

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Join the voices of recovery, help us to make a difference in treatment and recovery services in Tennessee.



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Problem Gambling

The Problem Gambling Outreach, Education, and Referrals Program is a statewide initiative of TAADAS to address problem gambling issues within the state of Tennesse.


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