National Institutes of Health
National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week is designed to counteract the myths about drugs and alcohol that teens often hear from the Internet, TV, movies, music, or friends. Sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, both part of the National Institutes of Health.
Social Work Blog
The nation once again is grieving over the deaths of innocent people in a mass shooting. Last Sunday 26 churchgoers from the small Texas town of Sutherland Springs were massacred and several others still cling to life.
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
This landmark report reviews what we know about substance misuse and how to address substance misuse and related consequences.
Mental Health And Substance Use Disorder Parity Task Force - Executive Office Of The President, The White House
The Task Force released its final report announcing a series of actions and recommendations to help ensure better implementation of parity; to help consumers, providers, and plans understand how parity works; and to ensure appropriate oversight and enforcement of parity protections.
The White House | President Barack Obama
NASW has partnered with the Obama Administration through an initiative to address prescription drug abuse and heroin use in the United States.
NASW has partnered with UNITE to Face Addiction, a grassroots advocacy effort organizing people, communities, and organizations to face addiction and stand up for recovery on the National Mall in Washington, DC, on October 4, 2015.
Stay up to date on NASW news and activities, including advocacy, professional education and training.