The Putnam NCADD is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the public health issue of alcoholism and other drug addictions. It also raises awareness about alcohol and other drugs to prevent and reduce the incidence of underage drinking, alcoholism and substance abuse.
NCADD takes a leading role in educating the community about alcohol and substance abuse. The goal of the substance abuse prevention is to encourage professionals, families and communities to incorporate prevention and early intervention into their activities. Training is available for any community, treatment, health care, civic, religious, youth, recreation, or any other group requesting it.