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Write a letter, sign a petition, share your story — join the movement to break down barriers and increase access to treatment.

Actions you can take right now

Tell Congress to Pass the Family Support Services for Addiction Act

When families are involved, informed and supported, the outcomes for those with addiction are better. The bipartisan Family Support Services for Addiction Act promises to create a much-needed grant program for community organizations and other nonprofits to provide family support services.

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Increase Access to Medication for Opioid Addiction

Unlike any other medication, providers are required to obtain a “waiver,” or special permission from the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), to prescribe buprenorphine and are only allowed to treat a limited number of patients at a time. This needs to change.

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Demand Action to Enforce Equitable Insurance Coverage

Most health plans are already required to cover addiction the same way they cover treatment for any other disease. Despite this, millions of families still struggle to get coverage for needed treatment. We need action.

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Learn how to partner with us to integrate compassionate, research-backed and effective policies and programs on addiction throughout the country.

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