Caregivers & Community Members

Facing Addiction in America

The Surgeon Generals Report, 2016 The United States has a serious substance misuse problem. Substance misuse is the use of alcohol or drugs in a manner, situation, amount, or frequency that could cause harm to the user or to those around them. Alcohol and drug misuse... read more

Operation Prevention: Middle School Lesson Plan

Operation Prevention, 2016 Operation Prevention is an initiative brought to you by the DEA and Discovery Education to educate middle and high school students about the true impacts of prescription opioid misuse and heroin use. The DEA and Discovery Education have... read more

SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP)

SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP), 2016 This website provides useful resources to assist you with the selection and implementation of evidence-based programs and practices addressing substance abuse and mental health.... read more

Involving Youth in Your Substance Abuse Prevention Program (OPEN), Training Course

SAMHSA, 2016 Develop the knowledge and skills to effectively engage youth in all aspects of your substance misuse prevention efforts—from planning to evaluation. read more

Making the Most of Key Informant Interviews (OPEN), Training Course

SAMHSA, 2016 Learn how to plan and conduct key informant interviews that produce the valuable information you need to inform your prevention efforts. read more

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.

401.942.STOP (7867)