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ADATSA Alcoholism and Drug Addiction Treatment and Support Act

What it is:

A state funded program to assist persons who are chemically dependent and who desire treatment.


Who is eligible:

Persons who:

  • Are assessed as alcohol or drug dependent and incapacitated by a department-certified chemical dependency center
  • Are age 18 or older
  • Reside in Washington State
  • Meet citizenship /alien status requirements
  • Meet income and resource requirements

What it covers:

Once approved for ADATSA services, you may be eligible for up to six months of treatment in a twenty-four month period.  Covered treatment includes:

  • Intensive inpatient treatment
  • Long-term care residential treatment
  • Recovery house treatment
  • Outpatient treatment

How To Apply:

You can apply for ADATSA services online or at your local Community Services Office.

As with all our programs, the only way to know for sure if you are eligible is to apply.