CCAPP is the largest statewide consortium of community-based for profit and nonprofit substance use disorder treatment agencies, and addiction focused professionals, providing services to over 100,000 California residents annually in residential, outpatient, and private practice settings.
CCAPP provides a forum and a unifying voice for practitioners and programs. As the state’s largest AOD advocate for programs, CCAPP serves as the vital link between government, consumers, program owners, and directors.
At CCAPP education is the key to competency and at the core of our mission. CCAPP identifies and qualifies education institutions; approves continuing education providers; and supports AOD education systems through research, grants, and test development.
Guide your mouse over the "Career Ladder" to hear what others are saying about the "step" you are interested in. Click on any step and you will be taken to a "Landing Page" for that step where you will find basic requirements, detailed information and a link to its application.
CCAPP (formerly CAARR and CAADAC) represents the social model approach to recovery and has actively supported residential recovery for over 30 years. CCAPP/CAARR has a long history of excellence in providing training, technical assistance and advocacy for programs throughout California.