Prescription Drug Community Action Toolkit

Prescription Drug Community Action Toolkit

Thank you for your interest in the Prescription Drug Community Action Toolkit. More than 43,000 people die from drug overdose in the United States each year, many from opioid painkillers like hydrocodone and oxycodone, with brand names such as Vicodin, Percocet, Oxycontin or Opana. This toolkit is a first step to mobilizing your community and addressing prescription drug misuse, abuse and overdose.

The Roadmap

This overview shows you how the Community Action Guide can be put to use in your neighborhood. It provides key strategies to fight prescription drug overdose, and identifies who should be involved, goals, action steps and ways to measure success.

Strategy Guides

Case Study

Survivor Advocate Stories

Educational Resources

Fact Sheets

Social Share Graphics and Poster


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