From the War on Drugs to Harm Reduction: Imagining a Just Overdose Crisis Response
Source: FXB Center for Health and Human Rights
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: Behavioral Health Leaders, People in Recovery from Substance Use, People with Serious Mental Illness (SMI)
Topics: Behavioral Health Organizational Guidance Docs, Recovery from Mental Health or Substance Use Disorders
This position paper offers recommendations for policymakers, community organizations, funders, and other stakeholders on ways to use opioid settlement funds to promote public health and health equity. In addition, it reflects on broader policy reforms that would create an enabling environment for the best use of settlement funds.