The American Council on Addiction Alcohol Problems (ACAAP) coordinates the actions of its member organizations in national legislative and educational efforts. ACAAP also serves as a clearinghouse for ideas and information sharing among its members, and provides research materials and technical assistance.
The benefits of affiliation with ACAAP include:
- Identity as
part of a unified national voice advocating abstinence.
in a fellowship of mutual support designed to encourage, edify, and equip
leaders who deal with alcohol problems.
- Annual two-day national Board of Directors meeting featuring prominent experts speaking on alcohol policy issues; “How-to" workshops and seminars; reports from state, denominational, and fraternal affiliates; and networking with leaders in alcohol problems field.
- National periodical: The American Issue
- National public awareness programs (in cooperation with other agencies).
- Educational program development.