Resources

The United States is in the midst of a prescription opioid overdose epidemic.

On October 26, 2017 HHS Acting Secretary Declared a Public Health Emergency to Address National Opioid Crisis. Each day, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 140 Americans die from drug overdoses, 91 specifically due to opioids. 52,404 Americans died from opioid overdoses in 2015, and preliminary numbers indicate at least 64,000 died in 2016.  

Recognize the signs

Painkillers, Narcotic Misuse, and Addiction

The addict is invisible. This is the unfortunate reality of this epidemic. 

Awareness

Get more information to raise your awareness  The intent of this film is to help curb the needless continuation of the epidemic involving opiate addiction. We hope these resources assist you. 

Dispose of Unused Prescriptions

When drugs go unused they need to be disposed of properly. 

Follow this link to find a location in Colorado