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Task force recommends four fixes to fight substance abuse in Arizona

January 19, 2017

“Investing in evidence-based prevention pays long-term dividends. The Govenor’s Office of Youth, Faith and Family, next month, will be releasing new funding targeting high school, primary and secondary preventing programming.” 

- Debbie Moak, Director of the Governor's Office of Youth, Faith and Family

The Arizona Substance Abuse Task Force has identified the following four key areas to focus prevention efforts:

  • prevention methods
  • better access to treatment
  • available medication-based treatment
  • better means of addressing neonatal abuse syndrome

Read the entire article on ktar.com