The Opioid Epidemic
The national Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, renowned for its work in substance abuse prevention, has announced the dates of workshops on Preventing and Getting Help for Opioid Abuse and Addiction. The workshops will be held August 17-18 in Phoenix, Chandler and Glendale and are geared toward parents, healthcare providers, educators, community leaders and law enforcement.
The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids is a recipient of a grant from TASC’s Community Grant Initiative. The Initiative’s priority is substance abuse prevention and intervention and addressing Arizona trends including increased use of heroin and other opioids.