What to Do in a Crisis?
Those of us who have or have had a loved one with an addiction know what it is like to constantly fear for someone’s safety while feeling powerless to shield them from harm. When a loved one develops substance use related problems, intervening as early as possible greatly increases their likelihood of a full recovery. This section covers effective responses and practical tools to help anyone in a crisis.More
We understand the tremendous need to provide families in crisis with better resources and help communities struggling with the disease implement a comprehensive response. Each Addiction Policy Forum state chapter focuses on the implementation of our eight strategic focus areas, all of which are critical to ensuring long-term progress against substance use disorders at the national, state and local levels.More