Take the Pledge
Make a pledge to take action to fight the opioid crisis in your community.
Disposing of unneeded medications is an easy and crucial step in preventing drug misuse. Learn how you can help combat the epidemic by taking back your unused prescriptions.
Learn how to monitor and secure medications in your home to help stop drug misuse and save lives.
Your Health Provider
Learn about the risks associated with prescription pain medications and how to talk with your health care provider about safe use and alternative options.
Learn how to talk with your children about the risks related to drug misuse and methods for coping with social pressure, stress and other challenges.
Connect with others in your community and get involved in local efforts to address the opioid epidemic in North Carolina.
Connect with others in your faith community to support individuals and families respond to the epidemic.
Find programs and curricula to help foster healthy students and discourage opioid misuse in schools.
Learn how your company can support statewide efforts to end the epidemic by creating a healthy and recovery-friendly workplace and taking action in the local community.
The most effective way to address drug misuse is to stop it before it starts. Learn how prevention works and how it can be used to prevent addiction and drug misuse.