CODA Celebrates 50 Years at Annual Luncheon

CODA is grateful to everyone who attended and sponsored our annual luncheon celebrating 50 years with special guest Multnomah County Commissioner Sharon Meieran, pictured here with CODA Executive Director, Alison

An Official Welcome!

An Official Welcome! As CODA begins its 50th year, it also gains a new leader. Following a board vote, Alison Noice has officially transitioned from Acting Executive Director to Executive

Do your patients need CODA services?

Good news: It just got easier for providers in our community to connect patients to medication-assisted treatment and other services at CODA! Check out the new page and easy-to-use pdf.

Another opioid case settles

From the Washington Post: “The state of Oklahoma settled Sunday with a second drug company over its role in the deadly opioid epidemic, reaching an $85 million agreement with Teva Pharmaceuticals

CODA gets student-powered grant!

CODA is honored to be chosen by AVID students at Liberty High School (Hillsboro, Oregon) for a grant to educate their peers about substance abuse. Rose Gerber, CODA Development and Events Manager,

Powerful radio

Have you heard about the play, “American Junkie?” Now in performance at Seattle’s Repertory Theatre, it is a remarkable creation of playwright Tom Hansen. This is a frank, intelligent radio

Harm reduction, and a tale of two cities

This well-written and carefully reported article in The Nation looks at the dramatically different responses to opioid epidemic in Philadelphia and Vancouver, BC.  The quotes from the determined activists who