Held for four days during the summer, the Mid-Year Training Institute offers in-depth, interactive training sessions geared specifically for community coalition leaders and staff. Mid-Year also includes two levels of training for the National Youth Leader

CADCA’s National Leadership Forum is a four-day conference packed with multiple adult and youth-oriented opportunities to learn the latest strategies to fight substance misuse and hear from nationally-known experts and policymakers with a full day dedicated to Capitol Hill events. The Forum is held in the Washington, DC area every year, normally the first week of February and brings together more than 2,700 participants representing community anti-drug coalitions, government leaders, youth, addiction treatment professionals, researchers, educators, law enforcement professionals, youth and faith-based leaders.


January 31-February 3, 2022 Gaylord National (National Harbor, MD)


Future Forum Dates: January 30-February 2, 2023 and January 29-February 1, 2024 (Location: Gaylord National)

Event Information

Event Date 01-31-2022
Event End Date 02-03-2022
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free