Substance Abuse Prevention & Intervention Initiative (SAPII)
Webpage includes information on SAPII, as well as links to opioid use risks and symptoms, St. Louis County resources and help, and professional resources.
St. Louis County: Substance Use Disorder, Heroin/Opioid Overview
This page will connect St. Louis County residents with information on assessments, potential treatment funding and care coordination.
St. Louis County: Opioid Risks and Symptoms
Comprehensive list from St. Louis County of opioid use signs and symptoms.
Additional Information and Resources
Minnesota Department of Human Services: Working Together to End the Opioid Epidemic
Opioid Use Dashboard
Federal briefing on the opioid epidemic
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Opioid Overdose, Resource Center
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Help, Resources and Information, National Opioid Crisis
National Institute on Drug Abuse: Resources, National Agencies
The White House: The Opioid Crisis
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration: Resources, Education and Prevention
American Society of Addiction Medicine
Resources - https://www.asam.org/resources/public-resources/what-is-an-addiction-spe...
PBS: Understanding the Opioid Epidemic
https://www.pbs.org/show/understanding-opioid-epidemic/?fbclid=IwAR0zzoF... and more PBS stories: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/?q=opioids
World Health Organization: Ensuring balance in national policies on controlled substances