Who We Are

ADAPAO is Your Voice for Prevention!

We are Ohioans united to champion prevention in our state through education, dialogue and advocacy.

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Why Join? 

We are Ohio's Prevention Community

If you are a prevention professional or advocate, you should be a member of ADAPAO! Join today!

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Discover learning opportunities and prevention events sponsored by ADAPAO, our partners and friends.

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2020 Membership Campaign Underway!


Are you a prevention professional in Ohio? Do you like to stay current with the latest research, resources, and tools to maximize your efforts? Do you value being connected to colleagues, both veteran and new, for networking, professional tips, and simple camaraderie? Do you believe in the capacity of Ohio's prevention community to champion prevention?

Then you should be a member of ADAPAO, Ohio's Voice for Prevention

ADAPAO members not only lend their collective support to ensure prevention has a place at the table and a voice in Ohio's future, they also receive numerous benefits from being a member, from discounts to ADAPAO-sponsored education and training events, eligibility for ADAPAO professional development initiatives, and nominating privileges for ADAPAO Awards for both adult prevention professionals and advocates and youth prevention leaders.

Join ADAPAO -- or renew your membership -- for 2020! Membership information is here.