Show your support for those in recovery by endorsing the California Recovery Platform. Our platform addresses laws that relate to substance use disorder. Let your representatives know you support the recovery platform!
This action is about a once in a lifetime opportunity for the recovery community to have recovery support funded as a key component in addressing America’s long-standing addiction crisis.
For the first time in our country's history, there is a powerful recommendation for a 10% Recovery Support Set-Aside in the Federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant (SABG) for 2022.
Read about Overdose prevention and emergency response.
These interactive graphics allow users to explore how the crisis of overdose deaths involving opioid use has not only grown in magnitude since 2000, but has also changed in character.
Some people in treatment programs for addiction, or who are seeking help through a 12-step program, may be told that using medication to treat opioid addiction is simply substituting one addictive drug for another. This is not true.