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What we do

PAACA is dedicated to providing quality substance abuse prevention and treatment services. Since 1983, we have provided quality services to people seeking help regardless of their income or insurance status. We are committed to helping any individual or family looking to overcome addiction. As a leading provider of community based recovery services,we take pride in offering the best client centered services. We are dedicated to serving the needs of our customers each and every day.

As a consumer led organization, P.A.A.C.A. is committed to:

  • Providing assistance to drug/alcohol addicted people as full participating members of society.
  • As advocates; viewing the client's needs in a holistic fashion
  • Educating the public on issues related to drug/alcohol abuse
  • Providing the necessary innovative services required by this diverse, ever changing population
  • Programs and Services

  • Detox Referrals
  • Support Groups/Peer Counseling
  • Youth Services
  • Case Management Services
  • Housing Programs
  • Transportation
  • Educational Programming Employment and Training
  • Food/Clothing

  • PAACA  is  a  501(c)3  Non-Profit  Organization  that
    helps  men,  women and young  people who struggle
    with addiction, alcoholism or any other life-controlling
    Positive Action Against Chemical Addiction, Inc
    Phone: (508) 997-9051 (Adult Services)
    Phone: (508) 979-1580 (Youth Services)
    360 Coggeshall Street
    New Bedford, MA 02746

    2017 Positive Action Against Chemical Addiction, Inc