The Impacts of Opioid Addiction on the Rural Workforce
A recorded webinar that examines how the rural workforce has been impacted by opioid addiction. Discusses issues of healthcare access, poverty, mental health, and farmworker health, along with data on workforce impacts. Includes resources to support opioid recovery and examples of recovery efforts in specific regions, such as Appalachia.
Kellie Kubena, Carol Wetuski, Lauren Wood, et al.
Appalachian Regional Commission, First Tennessee Development District, Office of Workforce Investment (OWI), U.S. Department of Agriculture
Access · Appalachia · Economics and the economy · Farmers and farmworkers · Illicit drug use · Mental health · Poverty · Prescription drug misuse · Statistics and data