There are many local actions that counties can take to address the opioid epidemic in their communities. For a full list of recommended local actions visit our Menu of Local Actions.
To see what action your county is taking visit our Opioid Action Plan 2.0 Data Dashboard.
The 2017 Opioid Misuse and Overdose Prevention Summit was a two day event that focused on engaging and educating more than 550 community leaders, teachers, first responders, social workers and healthcare workers on the opioid crisis in North Carolina.
Community Impact NC works in partnership with communities to support and create evidence-based practices and education that prevents and minimizes the harm of substance use. Visit Community Impact NC to find a list of active community coalitions in North Carolina and to learn more about how you can get involved.