NHADACA is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing addiction professions in NH. Through education and advocacy, we strive to enhance the knowledge and skills of addiction professionals, increase awareness of addiction issues in NH, and promote programs and policies that ensure access to high quality services for NH citizens struggling with addiction.

NHADACA, formed in 1986, has grown to be the leading provider of continuing education for addiction professionals in NH. In addition, NHADACA has forged strong relationships with policy makers and stakeholders throughout the state in order to ensure that they have access to accurate, timely information about addiction prevention, treatment, and recovery. This website is designed to be another avenue for ensuring the availability of information for consumers, professionals, and the general public. Take a look around, feel free to contact us with questions, and please check back often for updated information.

NHADACA is a non-profit, 501c3 organization that hosts essential trainings for the substance use profession. With 60-80 professional development events per year, including multi-day conferences, symposia, forums, live-stream online events and on demand webinars, NHADACA, a non-profit 501c3 organization hosts essential trainings for licensure and credentialing in NH. We are proud to promote that our trainings are kept affordable and we offer scholarships for those in need.

NHADACA board meetings are open to the public. Please contact traininginstitute@nhadaca.org if you would like more information regarding meetings.


Vision:  Learn, grow, serve – supporting recovery through a qualified and educated workforce.

Mission:  NHADACA’s mission is to provide quality education, workforce development, advocacy, ethical standards and leadership for addiction professionals.  We empower efforts in prevention, treatment and recovery.