Grantee Stories, Tools, and Resources

Find grantee stories, tools, videos, and other resources to support your prevention efforts.

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Preventing Opioid Overdose: Increasing the Availability of Naloxone

This Prevention Conversations video describes the important role the Chicago Recovery Alliance has played in facilitating the widespread distribution of the opioid reversal medication naloxone.

Videos 2018
Examining Our Biases About People Who Misuse Opioids

This Prevention Conversations video underscores the importance of examining our misconceptions about people with substance use disorders.

Videos 2018
Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Prioritizing What Works

This Prevention Conversations video examines some of the ways prejudice toward people with substance use disorders can shape our approach to prevention.

Videos 2018
Addiction as a Disease—Not a Moral Failure

This Prevention Conversations video explores the nature of addiction and society’s attitudes toward people with substance use disorders.

Videos 2018
Seeing the Whole Elephant: The Critical Role of Collaboration in Addressing the Opioid Crisis

This Prevention Conversations video describes how agencies from across the state of Illinois have come together to address the opioid crisis in a coordinated and comprehensive way.

Videos 2018
Gathering of Native Americans Builds Resiliency Among Native Youth in the Bay Area

Since 2001, the Native American Health Center has delivered the GONA curriculum to more than 800 urban native youth.

Grantee Stories 2018
Now What? The Role of Prevention Following a Nonfatal Opioid Overdose

This resource describes three promising post-overdose interventions.

T/TA Tools 2018
Prevention in Ohio: The Importance of Building Relationships

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of building relationships and establishing trust.

Videos 2018
Reducing Health Disparities in Ohio: Implementing a “Wrap-Around” Approach

This Prevention Conversations video describes how Ohio is supporting communities who may not yet be prepared to implement the state’s PFS grants.

Videos 2018
Preventing the Consequences of Opioid Overdose: Understanding Naloxone Access Laws

This document describes the aims of naloxone access laws and the various forms they can take.

T/TA Tools 2018
MO-HOPE Expands Naloxone Training and Distribution in Eastern Missouri

Missouri developed a flexible naloxone training and distribution program that addresses the concerns of multiple audiences.

Grantee Stories 2018
Preventing Opioid Overdose in Massachusetts: Adopting a “Cluster” Model

This Prevention Conversations video explores how Massachusetts instituted a unique funding model that requires communities to collaborate with a broad range of stakeholders.

Videos 2018
Collaborating to Prevent Opioid Misuse and Overdose: Eliminating Silos

This Prevention Conversations video explores some of the reasons why today’s opioid crisis requires prevention practitioners to collaborate with new partners, in new ways.

Videos 2018
Preventing Opioid Misuse and Overdose: Strange Bedfellows Working Together

This Prevention Conversations video highlights how people often need to understand how the opioid crisis affects them personally before supporting prevention efforts.

Videos 2018
Talking About Overdose with People Who Use Opioids

This Prevention Conversations video discusses how witnessing an overdose can be more traumatic than experiencing one.  

Videos 2018
Plan C: Keeping People Alive

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of working with active drug users to develop a concrete and realistic plan for how to prevent opioid overdose.

Videos 2018
South Carolina Partners with Law Enforcement on Naloxone Program

State prevention leaders joined forces with local police departments to create an effective naloxone training, distribution, and monitoring program.

Grantee Stories 2017
Preventing Opioid Misuse and Overdose: Using Data to Correct Misperceptions

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of data in making the case for prevention efforts.

Videos 2017
Lessons from Massachusetts: Changing the Conversation about Addiction

This Prevention Conversations video explores how changing attitudes toward people who use drugs in Massachusetts played a key role in program success.

Videos 2017
Reframing the Opioid Prevention Narrative: Working with the Press

This Prevention Conversations video highlights how one community in Massachusetts partnered with the press to correct misperceptions about the nature of addiction.

Videos 2017

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