Three Ways You Can Make A Difference

Talk
Talk to Your Kids

It's important to talk to your kids about prescription safety and to safeguard your medicines.

Alternatives
Find Alternatives for Pain

Discuss alternate ways to manage your pain that don't involve prescription opiods with your doctor.

Dispose
Properly Dispose of Medications

Disposing of unused, unwanted medications leads to the reduction of misuse and availability of prescription drugs.

Addiction Resource Guide

Video Gallery

The Impact of Misusing Prescription Opioids

This brief video from the Generation RX project describes the connection between prescription opiates and heroin.

Stories of Hope – Marsha

Marsha's local story of hope tells us how surgery started her down the path of addiction and how she got her life back with the help of ADM Board-funded services.

Deterra Demonstration

Kevin Webb, of Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, demonstrates how to use a Deterra bag to dispose of unused prescription drugs. Mallinckrodt donated 40,000 bags to Summit County.

Stories of Hope – Joe

Joe's local story of hope tells us how he lost everything to substance abuse, but managed to get back on track and start helping others with the assistance of ADM Board-funded services.