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Advocating for Change

It's time to listen to the experts, to learn from the evidence, and to implement strategies to get things done — fast. The crisis is solvable. Change starts with you.

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We're working to prevent fentanyl overdoses

See what we're doing to expand access to naloxone and fentanyl test strips, monitor overdose deaths, get funding for prevention programs, and increase public awareness.

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President Joe Biden Signs Important SUD Legislation

On December 29, 2022, President Biden signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act into law. This Act includes three bills that will greatly improve treatment for substance use disorder.

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You can help make change

Learn how to be an effective advocate in your home state.

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There are science based solutions to the addiction crisis.

Learn about the issues

Addiction is a complex social issue as well as a medical condition.

The Black community faces more treatment barriers than any other group.

Support our mission to increase access to recovery, prevention, and mental health resources for everyone who needs them.