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Rural Community Action Guide: Building Stronger, Healthy, Drug-Free Rural Communities

Description
Provides an overview of challenges rural communities face related to substance use disorder (SUD), including prescription opioid misuse. Identifies action steps rural communities can take related to prevention, treatment, recovery, and SUD-related issues such as stigma, transportation barriers, and lack of employment opportunities. Features programs that are working to address these issues in rural communities.
Date
01/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)
Tagged as
Access · Community and faith-based initiatives · Illicit drug use · Prescription drug misuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention