Drug Take-Back Day, October 28th
Find a RI drug take-back location in your area.
Nonmedical Prescription Use vs Heroin Use
This resource examines patterns around the nonmedical use of prescription opioids
RI Permanent Drug Disposal Sites
This document lists all the permanent drug disposal sites in Rhode Island
The Hope & Recovery Support Line
In the event of an opioid overdose, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can also talk to your doctor about medication-assisted treatment.
Training & Events
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
November 4, 2017
Medical Marijuana: Facts and Fiction
November 7, 2017
Engaging Youth in Preventing Opioid Addiction
November 13-14, 2017
How to Use NARCAN to Save Lives Monthly Drop-In Session
November 30, 2017
Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals
Rebecca Boss, Director of BHDDH, discusses her experience in behavioral healthcare, as well her vision for the state agency she leads.
Anchor Recovery: Peer Recovery Services
George O’Toole, Manager of the Anchor ED program at Anchor Recovery Community Center – Pawtucket, discusses the importance of peer support systems in recovery.
BHDDH: Improving Youth Treatment Systems in Rhode Island
Trisha Suggs, BHDDH discusses her work on the State Youth and Young Adult Treatment Planning Grant…