RESOURCES

The following are several resources you can use to learn more about Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs), current opioid safety public health strategies, opioid prescribing and dispensing guidelines, naloxone administration and educational materials, and alternate pain management options.

Resources are available for the following states:

MASSACHUSETTS

FENTANYL AND OPIOID SAFETY:

SYRINGE / MEDICATION DISPOSAL LOCATIONS:

SYRINGE EXCHANGE PROGRAMS / NALOXONE DISTRIBUTION:

MA Department of Health Syringe Service Programs
MA Department of Health Syringe Service Programs

List of MDPH funded syringe service programs (SSPs) in MA
MA Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution program
MA Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution program

Bureau of Substance Addiction Services

TREATMENT SERVICES:

Massachusetts Helpline
Massachusetts Helpline

Find local treatment and recovery services
1-800-327-5050
Monday-Friday: 8am-10pm; Weekends: 8am-6pm
24/7 MA Hotline
24/7 MA Hotline

Addiction, housing, health, veterans' services, and more

PRESCRIBING & TAPERING GUIDELINES:

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

The CDC Guideline addresses patient-centered clinical practices including conducting thorough assessments, considering all possible treatments, closely monitoring risks, and safely discontinuing opioids.

BUPRENORPHINE PROVIDERS:

Suboxone Treatment Directory
Suboxone Treatment Directory

Provides an up to date list of Suboxone treatment programs and doctors who prescribe Suboxone

FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS:

Learn to Cope
Learn to Cope

Learn to Cope is a support group for parents, family members, spouses, and caregivers who have a family member with a substance use disorder
508-738-5148
Meeting locations throughout the state, every week

NEW HAMPSHIRE

FENTANYL AND OPIOID SAFETY:

SYRINGE / MEDICATION DISPOSAL LOCATIONS:

SYRINGE EXCHANGE PROGRAMS / NALOXONE DISTRIBUTION:

New Hampshire Harm Reduction Coalition (NHHRC)
New Hampshire Harm Reduction Coalition (NHHRC)

Statewide organization dedicated to the implementation of public health strategies that reduce the harm associated with drug use and misuse
info@nhhrc.org
Queen City Exchange
Queen City Exchange

Delivers free, community-based services that reduce personal & social harms associated with drug use
Manchester, NH
HAND-UP Health Services
HAND-UP Health Services

Naloxone/Narcan & overdose prevention and education; Sterile syringes & disposal containers; Collection & disposal of used syringes/needles; Basic wound care supplies; STD prevention education & materials; and more
207-370-7187 (text to meet up)
Rochester, NH; Dover, NH
handupoutreach@nhhrc.org
AIDS Task Force NH: Syringe Service Alliance of the Nashua Area (SSANA)
AIDS Task Force NH: Syringe Service Alliance of the Nashua Area (SSANA)

Provides sterile needles, syringes, & injection equipment; Safe disposal containers; HIV & hepatitis testing and treatment referral; Overdose prevention & naloxone education; Referral to substance use treatment (including MAT); and more
978-743-9636
77 Northeastern Boulevard, Nashua, NH 03062
hope@aidstaskforcenh.org

TREATMENT SERVICES:

24/7 NH Hotline
24/7 NH Hotline

Addiction, housing, health, veterans' services, and more
The Doorway NH
The Doorway NH

Connect to support, guidance, and community, and access treatment, recovery, and self-sufficiency services
NH Alcohol and Drug Treatment Locator
NH Alcohol and Drug Treatment Locator

Find withdrawal management (detox), outpatient counseling, intensive outpatient programs, partial hospitalization, residential services, MAT, and recovery support services
Granite Pathways
Granite Pathways

Services include detox (ATS), clinical stabilization services, transitional support services, and long term residential 603-931-3700
info@granitepathways.org
Hope for New Hampshire Recovery
Hope for New Hampshire Recovery

Resources include a peer support program, telephone recovery support, an emergency department program, and family support groups 603-935-7524
293 Wilson St, Manchester, NH 03103
info@recoverynh.org

PRESCRIBING & TAPERING GUIDELINES:

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

The CDC Guideline addresses patient-centered clinical practices including conducting thorough assessments, considering all possible treatments, closely monitoring risks, and safely discontinuing opioids.

BUPRENORPHINE PROVIDERS:

Suboxone Treatment Directory
Suboxone Treatment Directory

Provides an up to date list of Suboxone treatment programs and doctors who prescribe Suboxone

FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS:

F.A.S.T.E.R Family Support Group
Providing support to adult family members with a loved one affected by substance use disorder (603) 271-2677 (NH DHHS: Bureau of Drug & Alcohol Services)
Multiple locations, dates & times

OREGON

FENTANYL AND OPIOID SAFETY:

SYRINGE / MEDICATION DISPOSAL LOCATIONS:

SYRINGE EXCHANGE PROGRAMS / NALOXONE DISTRIBUTION:

TREATMENT SERVICES:

Alcohol and Drug Helpine
Alcohol and Drug Helpine
Call 800-923-4357
Text RecoveryNow to 839863
24/7 Hotline
24/7 Hotline

Addiction, housing, health, veterans' services
Call 2-1-1

PRESCRIBING & TAPERING GUIDELINES:

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

The CDC Guideline addresses patient-centered clinical practices including conducting thorough assessments, considering all possible treatments, closely monitoring risks, and safely discontinuing opioids.

BUPRENORPHINE PROVIDERS:

Suboxone Treatment Directory
Suboxone Treatment Directory

Provides an up to date list of Suboxone treatment programs and doctors who prescribe Suboxone

WASHINGTON

FENTANYL AND OPIOID SAFETY:

SYRINGE / MEDICATION DISPOSAL LOCATIONS:

SYRINGE EXCHANGE PROGRAMS / NALOXONE DISTRIBUTION:

North American Syringe Exchange Network
North American Syringe Exchange Network

Find a local syringe exchange program near you

TREATMENT SERVICES:

24/7 Hotline
24/7 Hotline
Addiction, housing, health, veterans' services
Call 2-1-1
Lines for Life
Alcohol and Drug
Call 800-923-4357 (24/7/365)
Text RecoveryNow to 839863 (8am-11pm PST daily)

PRESCRIBING & TAPERING GUIDELINES:

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

The CDC Guideline addresses patient-centered clinical practices including conducting thorough assessments, considering all possible treatments, closely monitoring risks, and safely discontinuing opioids.

BUPRENORPHINE PROVIDERS:

Suboxone Treatment Directory
Suboxone Treatment Directory

Provides an up to date list of Suboxone treatment programs and doctors who prescribe Suboxone

FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS:

ParentHelp123
ParentHelp123

A resource for families in need of services and assistance
Call 800-322-2588