Age of Children Impacted
Best, Promising and Innovative Work Underway
Throughout the United States, children and their families are feeling the impact of substance use. About 1 in 8 children ages 17 or younger reside in a home where at least one parent has a substance use disorder.
To increase awareness of existing trauma-informed programs operating across the country, the HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) and contractors conducted a search to identify TI programs that focus on work related to trauma and children and families at the...
This brief summarizes the challenges involved in serving rural child welfare-involved families with substance use issues and highlight differences between rural and non-rural areas. The brief discuss strategies that could help alleviate difficulties in addressing child welfare cases in rural...
To provide a broad view of the widespread and costly impact of the opioid epidemic, United Hospital Fund (UHF) convened a meeting on October 3-4, 2018, supported by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, with the collaboration of the Milbank Memorial Fund. The title of the meeting, “The Ripple Effect:...
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15.
Monday, September 13, 2021
September 2021 is National Recovery Month. This entry provides review and links to Recovery Month Events
Thursday, September 16, 2021
National Addiction Professionals Day will be celebrated on September 20, 2021, as part of National Recovery Month. The day will commemorate the hard work that addiction professionals do on a daily basis. A...