These funds are part of a grant from the Illinois Department of Human Services / Division of Substance Use, Prevention and Recovery (SUPR) as part of the CADC Workforce Expansion Program.

Applicants have until noon on June 20, 2024 to apply.

This fund is for individuals who have completed the CADC application, passed the CADC exam, and have been approved for their initial certification. It will cover the cost of the CADC initial certification fee, while funding lasts. Your work environment must be related to the substance use services field or you plan to obtain work in the substance use services field. If you are approved for the CADC Initial Certification fund, your initial certification fee will be covered and your certificate will be mailed to you within 7 - 10 business days.

This program is only for the CADC credential and is not available for other ICB-offered credentials at this time.