Welcome to the Community Prevention Initiative (CPI)

CPI provides no-cost technical assistance and training in substance use disorder prevention.

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) contracts with the Center for Applied Research (CARS), by providing funding for the Community Prevention Initiative (CPI) to provide Technical Assistance and Training (TTA) services to primary prevention providers at no-cost.

TA & Training

Start here to browse our no-cost technical assistance (TA) and training services.

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Request TA

Access our Online TA Request Form, or call us at 1 (877) 568-4227

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Events Schedule

A round-up of all upcoming trainings and webinars. Find out what we're up to!

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A collection of CPI Publications, newsletters, resources and other tools, all in one place.

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Keep up with the latest news from CPI. As part of your registration, you will receive our quarterly email newsletter.