Community Support Programs

Addressing the Opioid Crisis

Franklin County has one of the highest rates of opioid overdose death per population in the state of Missouri.  Our agency was identified as a key consortium member charged with developing an effective plan to address this crisis.  With leadership from the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, the consortium received funding provided by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration to determine where gaps in resources exist in rural areas of Franklin County.  Click here for the latest updates.