MA Substance Abuse Education and Information Helpline

Health Resource in Action, 2016 Since 1997, HRiA has managed the MA Substance Abuse Education and Information Helpline on behalf of the MA Department of Public Health Bureau of Substance Abuse Services. The Helpline is a comprehensive call center and website that... read more

Preventing a Bad Trip: Marijuana Related injury in the Era of Retail Pot

Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment A report about marijuana related injuries by Rebecca Hebner, MPH. read more

A parent’s guide to preventing underage marijuana use

Seattle Children’s, 2014 How does marijuana use affect adolescent health and what parents can do to help. read more

Behavioral Health Fact Sheets

SAMHSA, September 2015 While many of us working in the substance misuse field have long-recognized the value of prevention, placing this work in the context of overall behavior health requires a critical shift in perspective. Applying a behavioral health lens to our... read more

Partners for Success

Youth Marijuana Use Prevention Initiative, 2015 In 2014, Citizens and Students Together (CAST) received funding from Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH) to implement the Partners for Success program in collaboration with the town of... 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)