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Share on social media

One of the greatest challenges in this effort is the simple awareness. Share what you've learned by grabbing the link to your favorite video and sharing it using #KNOWDOPE. Or Click here to tweet


teach your circle

We want to equip you with a presentation packet to teach your circle about addiction, prevention, treatment and  recovery.

It doesn't matter who you are, you can help whether you are a

  • teacher
  • business owner
  • doctor
  • dentist
  • pharmacist
  • community leader
  • religious counselor
  • parent
  • or just want to start a discussion

The packet is currently in progress and will be available here soon.

If you would like someone from our Initiative to speak to your community or class, please contact us


Dispose of your prescriptions

Learn more about safe disposal of unused prescriptions here.

Find a Drug Dropbox in Jefferson or Shelby County, Alabama.

DEA Drug Take-Back Days - click here for information about the next day you can drop off old prescriptions at your local police station.

Contact us if you would like KNOW DOPE disposal packets for safe home disposal.


FIND HELP

We're a place to learn. But one of the biggest challenges people with addiction face is finding help.  We are not treatment providers and can't recommend treatment options, but here are some links to help you or your loved one start the recovery journey.

Drug recovery facility search tool - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

List of resources for Alabama residents - Addiction Prevention Coalition

In-depth information for those seeking knowledge about specific drugs, help for themselves or a loved one, or information about drug disposal - The Department of Health and Human Services | Opioid help

12 Questions to Ask Every Treatment Provider

10 Questions You Should Ask Before Choosing a Drug Rehab