SAMHSA's new Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit
This toolkit offers strategies to health care providers, communities, and local governments for developing practices and policies to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths. Access reports for community members, prescribers, patients and families, and those recovering from opioid overdose.
features federal, state and local programs that are effectively addressing the opioid epidemic, such as SAMHSA’s State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grants that aim to increase access to treatment, reduce unmet treatment needs, and reduce opioid overdose related deaths through the provision of prevention, treatment, overdose rescue (narcan) and recovery activities for opioid use disorder.. The 2018 National Recovery Month
, theme: "Join the Voices of Recovery: Invest in Health, Hope, Purpose, and Community." National Recovery Month
will highlight inspiring stories that help thousands of people from all walks of life find the path to hope, health, and wellness on their recovery journey.