How can we save the most lives?
Two principal actions taken by medical and mental health professionals will have the greatest impact on saving the lives of people with Opioid Use Disorder.
Physicians played a role, however inadvertently or from misinformation, in the emergence of this epidemic. We now stand to play a vital role in its mitigation.How can we save the most lives?
Cabell County’s road to recovery
Cabell County, W.Va. and the city of Huntington prioritize an “any avenue to recovery” philosophy in response to opioid overdosesCabell County’s road to recovery
Substance abuse hits home for county officials
Some county elected officials have seen the effects of substance abuse and addiction in their own families.
Berkeley County, W.Va. Council President Doug Copenhaver and wife Jackie Copenhaver flank their son Douglas in a family photo.
Profiles in Service - Feb. 18, 2019
Director, Community Development and Housing
Tarrant County, Texas
Number of years involved in NACo: 30Profiles in Service - Feb. 18, 2019
Press Conference: PILT and Secure Rural Schools
FY 2019 spending complete as president signs omnibus funding bill
On February 15, President Trump signed into law (H.J.Res.31), a 1,165-page, $333 billion spending package for FY 2019. The omnibus package includes appropriations bills for the following seven agencies: U.S.FY 2019 spending complete as president signs omnibus funding bill
New legislation to combat homelessness introduced in U.S. House
On February 13, the U.S. House Financial Services Committee introduced a series of four draft bills aimed at addressing homelessness and the shortage of affordable housing. If enacted, the four bills would make new investments in federal housing programs, expand eligibility for U.S.New legislation to combat homelessness introduced in U.S. House
Getting Started on Preparing for Climate Change: Alameda County’s Adaptation Workshops Guide
Photo: Members of the Public Health Department participate in a break-out group at Alameda County’s Public Health Workshop in April 2018.Getting Started on Preparing for Climate Change: Alameda County’s Adaptation Workshops Guide