2019 CADA Awards Luncheon

Friday May 10, 2019  11:30 am

Vieux Carre Ballroom, Harrah's Hotel New Orleans

The CADA Awards are held annually in the spring to recognize excellence in substance abuse awareness, prevention, and treatment in the Greater New Orleans area.   

Congratulations to the 2019 honorees!

Excellence in Prevention- May Lou McCall (Action Against Addiction)

Excellence in Treatment- Healthcare for the Homeless

Community Leadership-Ava Fontenot (M.A.D.D.)

10 years of Service- Lindsey Prevost

Excellence in Prevention- Shana Rubenstein (Y.E.P)

Bronze Key Award- Casa Argentina

Award Categories

Community Leadership Award

The Community Leadership Award recognizes an individual that has been a leader in substance abuse prevention or treatment and has impacted these fields by introducing innovative and effective methods or programs,their outstanding leadership, or by contributing to a meaningful change in the public’s awareness of the issues surrounding substance abuse.

Excellence in Prevention

The Excellence in Prevention Award recognizes an individual that has made a significant contribution to the field of substance abuse prevention in New Orleans and has had a positive impact on the lives of young New Orleanians by reducing their risk for substance abuse.

Excellence in Treatment

The Excellence in Treatment Award recognizes an individual that has made a significant contribution to the field of substance abuse treatment in New Orleans and has made a difference in the lives of New Orleanians in need of treatment services.

 

Media Award

The Media Award is given to a journalist or news organization that has made a special contribution to public awareness and understanding of issues related to substance abuse. The recipient is selected by the CADA Board of Directors.

Thank you to our 2019 Luncheon Sponsors

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