The Associated Press: Clinic 1st In Virginia To Treat Opioid-Addicted Moms-To-Be

A Charlottesville clinic has become the first in the state to offer a treatment program specifically for pregnant women trying to break opioid...

The Star Tribune: Opioid Epidemic Drives Thousands Of Minn. Kids Into Foster Care

The number of Minnesota children being removed from drug-addicted parents has reached crisis levels, flooding a state child welfare system that was already...

Substance Abuse Now Accounts For Nearly One Of Three Minnesota Children Being Removed From Their Homes

The flood of children entering the state’s care because of the opioid crisis is further straining a system already taxed. Meanwhile, a clinic...

CDC Estimates Nearly 2.4 Million Americans Living with Hepatitis C

New data highlight urgent need to diagnose and cure more Americans, and to address rising infections due to U.S. opioid crisis.

Office of National Drug Control Policy

https://www.whitehouse.gov/ondcp/

Federal Resources for Rural Communities to Help Address Substance Use Disorder and Opioid Misuse

Rural Opioids Report October 11 2018

What Happens When You Treat The Addiction Crisis Like A Natural Disaster : Shots – Health News : NPR

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/10/28/658476111/a-rural-community-decided-to-treat-its-opioid-problem-like-a-natural-disaster

USDA Launches Interactive Data Tool to Help Rural Communities Address the Opioid Crisis

New Community Assessment Tool Empowers Rural Leaders to Make Data-Driven Decisions to Build Resilient Communities WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2018 – Assistant to the...

Addiction Treatment Facts and Figures

The Addiction Policy Forum recently launched its new “What is Addiction?” community education toolkit. This toolkit contains a number of resources, including updated...