Welcome to the Ontario National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program (NNADAP) website.  The ORAPC will use this website to share information with community-based and treatment centre NNADAP Workers in Ontario.  Please visit the site often to keep abreast of announcements/updates and to view the tools and resources ORAPC will be making available to you.  Also, feel free to provide comments and feedback to ORAPC as well.

 2017 NNADAP Conference – Sault Ste Marie

The  2017 NNADAP Conference was held at the Quattro Hotel and Conference Centre in Sault Ste Marie on October 23, 24 & 25, 2017.

Each year the Ontario Regional Addictions Partnership Committee and NNADAP Conference Planning Subcommittee work hard to offer informed and meaningful workshops that impart current information in the area of addiction for the benefit of NNADAP and Treatment Centre Workers in Ontario.

This year’s conference offered the following Workshops

  1. NNADAP 101 – Pat Sword
  2. Harm Reduction is Love – Sharp Dopler
  3. Cultural Treachings – H. Neil Monague
  4. Creating Practice-Based Evidence – Mae Katt
    1. Opiate Agonist Treatment at a First Nation High School
    2. Community Based Suboxone Treatment
  5. Walking Softly on Mother Earth – Sandi Boucher
  6. Indigenous Cultural Resilience an Trauma Informed Practice – Maya Chacaby
  7. Not Your Kokum’s Bingo: Indigenous Gambling Today – Lisa Jackson & Amanda Fobister
  8. Using the Native Wellness Assessment (NWA) – Sylvia St. George
  9. Professional Certification for Indigenous Workers: how ICBOC has evolved as a certification body and how it works for you – Giselle Roblin
  10. Healing Through Song – H. Neil Monague

The NNADAP Counselor Resource Video was also unveiled at this year’s conference.  The video is designed to assist new NNADAP Workers and Treatment Centre Workers on how to counsel their client.

This video will be uploaded shortly.























Some Quick Links

February 2015 Briefing Note to the Chiefs of Ontario Health Forum
ORAPC 2013-2014 Pamphlet
August 2014 Briefing Note to Chiefs of Ontario Health Coordination Unit
January 2014 Briefing Note to Chiefs of Ontario Health Coordination Unit.
Retention Incentive for Certified NNADAP Workers
Retaining Ontario NNADAP Workers publication.

The development of this website was made possible by the Ontario Regional Addictions Partnership Committee (ORAPC) in partnership with the Thunder Partnership Foundation (formerly NNAPF).