The Community Coalition for Family Wellness coalition addresses a host of substance use disorder issues including adapting evidence-based strategies to target the primary prevention of prescription drug and heroin use on a community level. In this presentation, attendees will explore options for community medication disposal and the costs/benefits of each method and discover new opportunities in which parents, emergency responders and prevention organizations can work together on solutions.
Learning Objective 1
• Identify the options for community medication disposal and the costs/benefits of each method.
Learning Objective 2
• Recognize the importance of community-based opportunities to reach parent populations.
Learning Objective 3
• Identify opportunities for emergency response services to participate in substance use prevention collaborations.