The Anthem Foundation funds specific public health-related initiatives that address disparities and social determinants that can positively affect conditions identified through our signature Healthy Generations [...]
At AmerisourceBergen, we are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures.
NIH Opioid Research Networknbhenetadmin2021-07-23T19:06:17+00:00
"NIH establishes network to improve opioid addiction treatment in criminal justice settings. Ten clinical research centers will address gaps in accessing high-quality care. "
RESTORE Grant Programnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:53:39+00:00
These grants will directly address the employment needs of women affected by the opioid crisis and combat its impact in some of the hardest hit [...]
Urban-Rural Differences in Injury and Drug Overdose Death Ratesnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:52:32+00:00
Speakers from the National Center for Health Statistics will discuss two recently published reports: Unintentional Injury Death Rates in Rural and Urban Areas: United States, [...]
Podcast: Fighting Drug Addiction is a Farm Safety Prioritynbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:50:25+00:00
When it comes to maintaining farm safety, one priority is fighting drug addiction. Stephanie Ho has this report. This podcast is from the USDA.
White House officials visit to learn about PROSPERnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:48:28+00:00
Ehrlich and Anne Hazlitt, senior adviser to the White House on Rural Affairs, heard about PROSPER (PROmoting School-community-university Partnerships to Enhance Resilience), a model developed [...]
Action Collaborative on Countering the Opioid Epidemicnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:45:31+00:00
The Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic is a one-of-a-kind public-private partnership that comprises government, communities, health systems, provider groups, payers, industry, nonprofits, [...]
Rural Community Action Guide: Promising Practices Supplementnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:43:36+00:00
Each of the practices described in this supplement have been built and launched by State and local leaders across the country. Practices are listed by [...]
County Jails Struggle with Opioid Detoxnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:42:00+00:00
From NPR: Faced with a flood of addicted inmates and challenged by lawsuits, America's county jails are struggling to adjust to an opioid health crisis [...]
Appeals Court Opioid Treatment in Prison and Jailsnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:40:12+00:00
An article from STAT titled: Appeals court’s smart move paves the way for opioid addiction treatment in prisons and jails.
HRSA Funding Opportunitiesnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:38:23+00:00
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) supports its grantees with resources, technical assistance, and training to integrate behavioral health care services into practice settings [...]
Opioid Addicted Mom’s to Be Clinic Programnbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:33:08+00:00
A Charlottesville clinic has become the first in the state to offer a treatment program specifically for pregnant women trying to break opioid addictions before [...]
Opiod Epidemic & Foster Carenbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:31:58+00:00
Article from the StarTribune titled: Opioid epidemic is driving thousands of Minnesota children into foster care.
Intersection of Substance Use and Foster Carenbhenetadmin2021-07-23T18:30:25+00:00
The flood of children entering the state's care because of the opioid crisis is further straining a system already taxed. Meanwhile, a clinic in Virginia [...]
CDC Hepatitis C Estimates 2018nbhenetadmin2021-07-19T19:08:20+00:00
From CDC: Acute hepatitis C cases more than tripled from 2010 to 2016, with most new hepatitis C infections due to increased injection drug use [...]
Federal Resources for Rural Communities to Help Address Substance Use Disorder and Opioid Misusenbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:47:48+00:00
This document—from the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Rural Opioid Federal Interagency Working Group, and USDA—is guide to the resources that can help make [...]
A Rural Community Decided To Treat Its Opioid Problem Like A Natural Disasternbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:44:17+00:00
This story, from NPR, is about a rural county that declared the opioid epidemic to be a life-threatening emergency and the county is now responding [...]
Rural Community Action Guidenbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:39:12+00:00
This guide shares insights and expertise from a wide range of stakeholders working to address substance use disorder and related issues in rural communities nationwide.
Opioid Misuse in Rural Americanbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:37:56+00:00
This information and resource page, from USDA, provides tools, guides, and more related to opioid misuse in rural America.
Opiod Misuse Community Assessment Toolnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:35:29+00:00
This tool, from NORC at the University of Chicago, allows researchers, policymakers, journalists, and the general public to create county-level maps illustrating the relationship between [...]
Denial of Methadone Devastates Incarcerated Peoplenbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:31:33+00:00
This article, from Filter Magazine, explores how denial of methadone impacts incarcerated people.
Chronic Pain Self-Management Programnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:28:30+00:00
This high participative program, from the Self-Management Reserouce Center, provides support for those managing chronic pain.
This website provides educational resources to help prevent the misuse of prescription medications and is provided through a partnership between The Ohio State University College [...]
Opiod Programming Webinarnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:20:35+00:00
Extension Opioid Crisis Response Workgroup hosted webinar presented by Courtney Cuthbertson, Michigan State University.
Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addictnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:18:48+00:00
In an effort to combat the growing epidemic of prescription drug and heroin abuse, the FBI and DEA have released "Chasing the Dragon: The Life [...]
Warning: This Drug May Kill Younbhenetadmin2021-07-19T18:17:26+00:00
Told from the perspectives of four families devastated by opioid addiction, Warning: This Drug May Kill You offers a harrowing, unflinching look at the deadly [...]
National Institute Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Researchnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T17:24:48+00:00
The National Institute on Drug Abuse's mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that [...]
At MST Services, we're on a mission to transform the lives of troubled youth and their families. Our approach, Multisystemic Therapy®, is scientifically proven. We'll [...]
Collaboration Multiplier is an interactive framework and tool, from the Prevention Institute, for analyzing collaborative efforts across fields.
Addiction Resources: Children & Familiesnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:32:30+00:00
Resources from NACoA focused on eliminating the adverse impact of alcohol and drug use on children and families.
Community Readiness for Community Change Surveynbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:26:15+00:00
A set of survey questions consisting of open-ended questions about the community’s attitudes, knowledge, beliefs, etc. about an issue (e.g. substance use, HIV/AIDS) from the [...]
Strategic Prevention Frameworknbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:23:30+00:00
CADCA offers a myriad of short and long-form publications, webinars, podcasts, CADCA TV broadcast shows and toolkits to help you prevent and reduce alcohol, tobacco [...]
CrimeSolutions is a central resource to help practitioners and policymakers understand what works in justice-related programs and practices.
Cessation Materials for State Tobacco Control Programsnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:19:17+00:00
Tobacco cessation is a key component of OSH’s comprehensive approach to prevent and reduce tobacco use. The CDC provides links to cessation references and resources [...]
Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluationnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:18:11+00:00
PIRE is an independent, nonprofit organization merging scientific knowledge and proven practice to create solutions that improve the health, safety, and well-being of individuals, communities, [...]
Substance Information, Training, and Eventsnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:16:53+00:00
Training and events from the Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network.
Substance Abuse Prevention Week Resourcesnbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:15:39+00:00
Strengthen your prevention efforts by integrating national data; sharing materials and information from other substance misuse prevention programs; and using additional publications and resources from [...]
Substance Misuse Helpline Findernbhenetadmin2021-07-19T16:14:00+00:00
Substance abuse prevention services are available in all 99 Iowa counties through the Comprehensive Substance Abuse Prevention Grant. Learn more from Your Life Iowa.
Addiction related training and webinars by region from the Prevention Technology Transfer Center Network.
PTTC Training & Eventsnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T23:05:54+00:00
Training and events from the Prevention Technology Transfer Center Network.
Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Trainingnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T23:04:24+00:00
The goal of the SAPST is to develop the basic knowledge and skills needed by substance misuse prevention practitioners to plan, implement, and evaluate effective, [...]
Quick Reference Guide: Substance Use Disordernbhenetadmin2021-07-16T23:03:11+00:00
Quick Reference Guide: Substance Use Disorders from the American Psychiatric Association.
Lifeskills Training Planning Workbooknbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:51:33+00:00
The LST Planning Workbook is a tool to help schools and communities understand effective prevention education strategies, conduct a needs assessment of their student population, [...]
LifeSkills Training Overviewnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:50:18+00:00
Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST) is a research-validated substance abuse prevention program proven to reduce the risks of alcohol, tobacco, drug abuse, and violence by targeting the major [...]
Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)nbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:48:29+00:00
SBIRT is an approach to the delivery of early intervention and treatment to people with substance use disorders and those at risk of developing these [...]
Treatment for Alcohol Problems: Finding and Getting Helpnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:47:07+00:00
This guide, from NIAAA, is written for individuals, and their family and friends, who are looking for options to address alcohol problems. It is intended [...]
Pocket Guide for Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Youthnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:45:42+00:00
This pocket guide is condensed from the NIAAA Guide, Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Youth: A Practitioner’s Guide. It was produced in collaboration with [...]
Screening in Trauma for Opioid Misuse Prevention (STOMP)nbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:43:51+00:00
This project seeks to develop and pilot the implementation of a screening tool for opioid risk at American College of Surgeons (ACS) Level I and [...]
SmokefreeTXT en españolnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:41:38+00:00
Este programa es para adultos en Estados Unidos que hablan español y que están listos para dejar de fumar. Este programa es ofrecido por Smokefree.gov [...]
DipfreeTXT Texting Programnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:39:31+00:00
This texting program is for young adults in the United States who are ready to quit dip. This program is offered by the National Cancer [...]
SmokefreeTeen: Tools and Information for Quittingnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:38:19+00:00
Today is a great day to quit. Become a smokefree teen with help from smokefree.gov.
SmokefreeMOM Texting Programnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:36:09+00:00
This texting program is for pregnant women in the United States who are ready to cut back on cigarettes and quit smoking. This program is [...]
SmokefreeTXT Texting Programnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:36:26+00:00
This texting program is for adults in the United States who are ready to quit smoking. This program is offered by the National Cancer Institute’s [...]
SmokefreeVET Texting Programnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T23:00:33+00:00
This program is for veterans in the United States who are ready to quit tobacco. This program is offered through a collaboration between the Department [...]
The quitSTART app is a free smartphone app from smokefree.gov that helps you quit smoking with tailored tips, inspiration, and challenges.
QuitGuide is a free app from smokefree.gov that helps you understand your smoking patterns and build the skills needed to become and stay smokefree.
Smokefree Text Messaging Programsnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:24:20+00:00
Smokefree.gov offers free text messaging programs that give 24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips for becoming smokefree and being healthier.
Smoking Quit Plansnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:23:27+00:00
Quitting smoking can be hard. Having a plan makes things a bit easier. Use this tool from smokefree.gov to help.
How to Quit Smoking Infographicnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:22:24+00:00
Quitting smoking is one of the most important steps you can take to improve your health. Learn more with this infographic from the Centers for [...]
Smoking Cessation Quitlinenbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:20:41+00:00
The National Network of Tobacco Cessation Quitlines from the Centers for Disease Control.
Smoking Cessation Fast Factsnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:19:26+00:00
Tobacco use can lead to tobacco dependence and serious health problems. Quitting smoking greatly reduces the risk of developing smoking-related diseases. Learn more from the Centers for [...]
Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Youth Guidenbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:18:18+00:00
Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Youth Guide from the National Institute of Health and the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
Aligning PROSPER with Local Health Care through Expanded Partnerships and SBIRT: RCT Replication and Extensionnbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:16:53+00:00
Aligning PROSPER with Local Health Care through Expanded Partnerships and SBIRT: RCT Replication and Extension (Partnerships for Student Success Project) from the Partnerships for Prevention [...]
Expanding the Evidence-Based PROSPER Delivery System to Address the Opioid Epidemic (PROSPER Rx Project)nbhenetadmin2021-07-16T22:15:40+00:00
Expanding the Evidence-Based PROSPER Delivery System to Address the Opioid Epidemic (PROSPER Rx Project) from the Partnerships for Prevention Science Institute.
An RCT of A Family-Centered Ojibwe Substance Abuse Preventionnbhenetadmin2021-07-15T22:57:17+00:00
An RCT of A Family-Centered Ojibwe Substance Abuse Prevention from the Partnerships for Prevention Science Institute at Iowa State University.