Over the past ten years, opioid overdoses have increased significantly in Massachusetts. In response, DPH has implemented a number of projects to reduce the number of overdoses.
Information and resources related to preventing the misuse of alcohol and other drugs.
As a parent, you have a huge influence on your child’s decisions.
Treatment works. Recovery is possible.
A peer coaching and parenting support program
Information and resources for substance addiction providers.
Information and resources for licensed alcohol and drug counselors (LADCs).
Frequently Asked Questions about Civil Commitment of those with substance addiction problems and other options
Treatment Statistics and resources provided by the Bureau of Substance Addiction Services.
Laws and regulations related to substance use and misuse in Massachusetts
DPH has a designated Records Access Officer (RAO) who will receive and respond to your public records requests.