If our nation is going to reverse this epidemic, we need to start treating it like the national emergency it really is. Success will only be made possible through a concerted, networked effort along the six lines of operation. Links to the individual lines are listed below.
Raise the level of awareness of the causes and nature of the disease of addiction, its associated costs, and how to reverse the opioid epidemic.
Full-Spectrum Prevention — Research substance abuse prevention, support prevention programs across the spectrum potential victims, and provide advice to families to prevent addiction in their children.
Encourage and support law enforcement efforts to remove illegal drug availability and help prevent overdoses in real-time.