Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Federal Funding and Opportunities for Health and Housing Collaboration
Focus on Resources and Partnerships
Resource Topic: Promising/Best Practices, Emerging Issues, Clinical Issues, Special and Vulnerable Populations
Resource Subtopic: Substance Use Disorders, Community, Health, and Housing Partnerships, Policy and Advocacy.
Keywords: Opioids, Outreach, Blacks/African Americans.
Year Developed: 2020
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: Clinicians
Secondary Audience: C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, COOs, CMOs, etc)
Corporation for Supportive Housing
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Resource Summary: There are a variety of state and federal resources available to aide health centers in providing services and housing connections to patients they treat with Opioid and substance use disorders. This brief describes the role of single state authorities (SSAs) who are responsible for managing the publicly funded substance abuse prevention, treatment and recovery system, new federal funding targeting the opioid crisis and opportunities for collaboration in your community.
Resource Details: Learn about how health centers are increasingly addressing the social determinants of health for their patient population facing substance abuse addictions through partnerships and linkages to local housing and service resources.