Benefits of Affiliate Membership

  • A complimentary copy of all NACoA-produced education and advocacy publications and materials.  Affiliates receive access to all NACoA publications, audio-visual and promotional materials.  A variety of material has been included with this guide and many items can also be provided in pdf.  Affiliates receive a 15% discount on most materials.  From time to time, bulk discounts are offered on selected items.
  • Audience-specific materials – NACoA provides affiliate members with audience-specific program and training materials. Publications and videos are available to educate parents, educators, therapists, health care providers, day care workers, and faith community leaders. 
  • Selected NACoA-developed materials can be customized for affiliates – Affiliates may arrange with NACoA, for a nominal fee, to have the cover of these products customized to include the affiliate logo with a statement to indicate that NACoA developed the product for the affiliate.  Additional modifications can also be considered.
  • Identification as a NACoA affiliate – Affiliates have permission to use the NACoA logo and the words "an affiliate of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics" and “ an affiliate of NACoA” to appear on letterhead, brochures and other official written materials, the organization website and social media for the affiliate.
  • NACoA NETWORK – 5 copies of each issue of NACoA’s newsletter will be provided to share with staff and board.  Each issue features selected affiliate news and is distributed to our readership of 10,000+. 
  • THE ADVOCATE – Affiliates receive NACoA’s monthly affiliate e-newsletter, sharing addiction community news, upcoming events, NACoA happenings and action opportunities for policy advocacy. 
  • Website Links to Affiliates – A section of NACoA’s Web site, www.nacoa.org, features affiliate organizations and links directly to affiliate organization websites.
  • Consultation and Training – Remote consultations are available on program services, and preferred rates are offered for training and conference workshop presentations by the President/CEO, program staff, and designated members of NACoA’s Board of Advisors and Board of Directors.
  • Award Eligibility – Affiliates are eligible for NACoA’s Meritorious Service Award, presented each year to one NACoA affiliate for outstanding programming/advocacy for Children of Alcoholics Awareness Week, the week in which Valentine’s Day falls.
  • Framed certificate – Affiliates receive a framed certificate of NACoA affiliation reflecting the affiliate’s good standing.