Voices for Prevention will increase Georgia’s commitment and investment in substance abuse prevention through statewide leadership that is visionary, inclusive, and results-oriented.
Written By: Calvin Pegus With the current opioid epidemic raging across America at unprecedented levels, many may believe that addiction to prescription painkillers and heroin are powerful drugs that have placed alcohol abuse in the shadows. But it is important to remember that the number of Americans abusing alcohol have consistently remained the same. According… Read more »Read More
Written By: Calvin Pegus H.R. 6, SUBSTANCE USE-DISORDER PREVENTION THAT PROMOTES OPIOID RECOVERY AND TREATMENT FOR PATIENTS AND COMMUNITIES ACT H.R. 6, SUBSTANCE USE-DISORDER PREVENTION THAT PROMOTES OPIOID RECOVERY AND TREATMENT FOR PATIENTS AND COMMUNITIES ACT. The House of Representatives passed a bipartisan, comprehensive bill on 6/22/2017, which aims at curbing the country’s growing opioid… Read more »Read More