Below are resources that are available to pharmacists, caregivers, health professionals, or those seeking assistance.
Community Support Services
This is a document that lays out the recommended sources of information for community support services. First Link and SAMHSA are featured resources.
First Link assists people to identify, access, and make effective use of community and volunteer resources 24 hours a day. It’s the first link to connect people to resources.
Their “Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator” is a confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. Territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.
An ever-increasing number of people are living longer with chronic pain and/or multiple chronic conditions. Research has proven that people with chronic conditions can learn skills to effectively manage their illness and improve health outcomes. NDC3 offers several evidence-based classes to improve functional abilities and deal more effectively with symptoms.