White House Launches Rural Community Toolbox To Help Battle Opioid Epidemic


A new resource from the White House hopes to help rural America find solutions to address the substance misuse disorder and the opioid epidemic.

By Liz Carey

Original Source: dailyyonder.com

An online data repository and toolbox created by the White House is designed to provide communities with knowledge and resources to fight the opioid epidemic according to their unique needs.

The website connects rural leaders to 16 different federal agencies, providing those with substance use disorder or their families a way to find treatment. It also provides rural leaders with a Rural Community Action Guide to help educate leaders on steps to take to combat opioid addiction and other drug crises in…click here to continue reading