To reduce human suffering from alcohol tobacco, and other drug use, abuse, and addiction by providing and promoting quality prevention, education, intervention, and treatment services in Spartanburg County.
The Spartanburg Alcohol & Drug Abuse Commission (SADAC) was established in 1971 by the Spartanburg County and the Spartanburg City Councils.
Nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), SADAC is licensed by the S. C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) as an outpatient facility for chemically dependent or addicted persons. SADAC staff are certified through the South Carolina Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors, South Carolina Association of Prevention Professionals and Advocates, and may hold state licensure or national certifications. Clinical staff hold bachelor and/or masters degrees in the areas of Education, Counseling, Human Services and other related fields.
SADAC is committed to the needs of an individual and believes that all persons have worth and dignity, regardless of their legal, emotional, social, or economic status. SADAC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, marital status, or handicap.
SADAC believes that alcohol, tobacco and other drug problems are treatable and preventable.