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      LAP History Video Available on YouTube

      The YouTube video version of the newly released LAP History DVD is now available online at for personal viewing or download. It is also available for viewing on the LAP National website main page.

      2016 LAP Conference Now in Session

      The 23rd Annual Labor Assistance Professionals Conference opened on Sunday evening, July 17, 2016, at the Tropicana Hotel Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada.

      LAP Conference On-Line Credit Card Card Registration Closed

      On-line registration for the 2016 LAP Conference via credit card payment closed at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016.

      July 8 Marks Postmark Deadline for LAP Conference Registration by U.S. Mail

      Today, Friday, July 8, 2016, is the postmark deadline for LAP conference registrations sent by U.S. Mail.

      LAP Exhibits at the 29th International IBT Convention

      The LAP Massachusetts Chapter and IBT/LAP members from other areas of the country are manning a booth this week at the 29th International Brotherhood of Teamsters Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada.

      2016 LAP School Set for September 25-30

      The 2016 LAP School - Introduction to Labor Assistance Professionals: Programs to Approach Workplace Problems is scheduled for September 25-30, 2016, at the Conference Center at Maritime Institute, 692 Maritime Boulevard, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090. For more information or to register, go to the "2016 LAP School" link on the main menu.

      6th Annual Flight Attendant Drug and Alcohol Conference

      The 6th Annual  Flight Attendant Drug and Alcohol Conference will be held September 13-15, 2016

      Midwest Chapter 5th Annual Golf Outing

      The LAP Midwest Chapter will hold its 5th annual golf outing on Saturday, August 27, 2016, at the Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club, 1400 Poplar Creek Dr., Hoffman Estates, Illinois.
      Download: golf.outing.information.pdf , player.registration.form.pdf , sponsor.registration.form.pdf

      Connecticut AFL-CIO Presents Award to LAP Chapter

      Last week, on April 28th, working families across the country paused to remember our brothers and sisters who have been killed on the job.

      LAP Conference Agenda is Now Available

      The official 2016 LAP Conference Flyer/Agenda is now available for on-line download and printing (see the attached file).
      Download: 2016.lap.conference.flyer_agenda.pdf

      A Brief History of Labor Assistance Professiomals
      Interview with Mickey Diamond


      Mickey Diamond was a member of the LAP New York City chapter and an early pioneer in the development of union-based occupational alcohol programs in the workplace. The LAP organization honors him each year with a presentation of the "Mickey Diamond" award to a deserving LAP member at the summer conference.

      "Mickey Diamond was not only a leader, but an innovator in the world of alcohol treatment programs in the workplace. In this interview he gives the viewer a small glimpse of his life story and into what it was like to be in the field in the early years of Employee Assistance Programs. Mickey died less than a month after this interview, he is sorely missed." - ILR School, Cornell University

      Action Center

      Facing Addiction Advocacy Agenda: Every 4 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies from an overdose or alcohol-related cause – the equivalent of a jumbo jet crashing every day with no survivors. • 22 million Americans are suffering • 23 million more are in recovery • 1 in 3 households are directly impacted Organizations that make up the Facing Addiction Action Network represent diverse areas of interest across the spectrum of substance use and addiction issues. From recovery community organizations to family advocacy groups, prevention and education networks, public health agencies, labor partners, faith leaders and many more, we will all work together to execute the following action agenda and promote real solutions to the addiction crisis. We hope you’ll join us as we work to shift public perception, tackle stigma and offer real solutions to our nation’s most urgentCapitol Hill Advocacy Day Breakfast in the Cannon Office Building with advocate training session and advocates in meetings/traveling groups around the Hill Monday, Oct. 5, 20015 in Washington including Sen. Rob Portman, R-OH; Sen Chuck Grassley, R-IA; Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI; Sen. Ed Markey, D-MA; Sen. Sheldon Manchin, R-W VA, and Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-NH. (Sharon Farmer/sfphotoworks) health crises. Click on the image to view the action agenda.
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