Idaho's Action Plan

Idaho’s Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Workgroup

In 2016, idaho ranked 5th in the nation for pain reliever misuse among those 12 and older (NSDUH, 2015/2016).

Mission

To coordinate the implementation of a prevention plan to reduce prescription drug misuse and abuse for the purpose of improving Idaho’s public health and safety.

The Idaho Statewide Strategic Action Plan

idahos-action-planThe “Lock Your Meds Idaho” campaign is a statewide public health campaign targeted at adults to reduce access to youth and other individuals seeking to abuse medications. The campaign is supported by the Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Workgroup, under the direction of the Idaho Office of Drug Policy and funds of the Idaho Millennium Fund.

Download the ONDCP Rx plan: "Office of National Drug Control Policy: Epidemic: Responding to America’s Prescription Drug Abuse Crisis"

 

 Video: "Prescription for Addiction" by Idaho Office of Drug Policy

 

 

 

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Lingo Quiz

 

Is your child talking about prescription drugs right in front of you? Take this quiz to see if you know the common slang terms for prescription drugs.

 

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