Resources will be added soon.

Online Resource — 10/6/2021

Resources will be added soon.

Supporting Continuity of Care Throughout Justice Involvement: Supporting Jail In-reach by Community-based Treatment Providers

Webinar — 9/29/2021

This webinar, Part Two of a three-part series, will focus on supporting jail in-reach by community-based treatment providers.

Supporting Continuity of Care Throughout Justice Involvement: Initiating and Maintaining Treatment Upon Entry Into Jail

Webinar — 9/7/2021

This webinar, Part One is a three-part series, focuses on initiating and maintaining treatment upon entry into jail.

U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Online Resource — 3/22/2021

The DEA’s Take Back Day events provide an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths.

Law Enforcement Collaborations to Support Children Affected by the Opioid Epidemic

Publication — 2/16/2021

This resource details the importance of law enforcement collaboration across systems to support children exposed to adverse childhood experiences.

Making Changes: Cognitive Behavioral Interventions in Jails and Community Corrections

Webinar — 2/10/2021

Learn about cognitive behavioral interventions and how cognitive behavioral treatment programs can be implemented in jails and community corrections.

COSSAP Webinar: Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution Programs in Jails

Webinar — 1/28/2021

This webinar covers the fundamentals of overdose education and naloxone distribution (OEND) programs in correctional settings. Extra text. Extra text. Extra text. Extra text. Extra text. Extra text.

COSSAP Webinar: Peer Support in Law-Enforcement Diversion Programs

Video — 1/27/2021

To address opioid and other substance misuse, PRSS are offered across diverse criminal justice settings including law enforcement-based programs.

Performance Measures: Combined COSSAP Performance Measure Questionnaire Training

Video — 1/11/2021

This training is for BJA grantees that received a site-based grant under the Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Program.

Subawards (including FFATA Reporting) and Procurement Contracts

Video — 1/11/2021

Learn about subawards, procurement contracts, and the differences between them in this short training session.

Award Conditions

Video — 1/11/2021

This video offers an overview of terms and conditions of grant awards.

Grantee Point of Contact Changes

Video — 1/11/2021

Learn how to update COSSAP grantee points of contact in this short training session.

Grant Award Modifications (GAMs)

Video — 1/11/2021

Grant Award Modifications (GAMs) are discussed in this training session.

Grant Monitoring

Video — 1/11/2021

View a training session covering grant monitoring for BJA COSSAP grant recipients.

OJP Financial Training

Video — 1/11/2021

View OJP’s Financial Management Training for BJA’s Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Program grant recipients.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Altarum

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about Altarum, a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Center for Health and Justice at TASC

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about the Center for Health and Justice at TASC, a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Institute for Intergovernmental Research

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about the Institute for Intergovernmental Research (IIR), a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) of Fox Valley Technical College, a COSSAP TTA provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Training and Technical Assistance Center

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Training and Technical Assistance Center, a COSSAP TTA provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - RTI International

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about RTI International, a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - IIR's Support of Overdose Fatality Reviews

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about how IIR, a COSSAP training and technical assistance provider, supports overdose fatality review (OFR) efforts.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Advocates for Human Potential, Inc.

Video — 12/28/2020

This video offers information about Advocates for Human Potential, Inc. (AHP), a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

From the Field: OFR Project Management Tool Demo Video

Video — 12/1/2020

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From the Field: OFR Project Management Tool

Online Resource — 12/1/2020

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From the Field: OFR Project Management Tool How To

Publication — 12/1/2020

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Bridges - Testing

Webinar — 9/23/2020

Test Short Description

The Power of Peers: Highlighting the Peer Recovery Support Services Mentoring Initiative

Podcast — 9/10/2020

Showcasing two mentor and two mentee sites that participated in BJA’s COSSAP-supported Peer Recovery Support Services Mentoring Initiative last year.

The Power of Peers: Spotlight on Grantees

Online Resource — 9/10/2020

Representatives of four COAP* county-level grantee programs discuss innovative ways their programs are fighting opioid crises in their communities.

Overdose Fatality Review Teams: Partnerships with PDMPs

Webinar — 8/11/2020

This webinar highlights OFRs and the benefits of OFR and PDMP partnerships.

Overdose Fatality Review Teams: Partnerships with PDMPs

Meeting Presentation — 8/11/2020

This PowerPoint presentation highlights OFRs and the benefits of OFR and PDMP partnerships.

OFR Guide Module 1: Recruit Your OFR Members

Publication — 7/22/2020

The OFR Practitioner's Guide to Implementation: Recruit Your OFR Members - Confidentiality category in Forum-testing-12/29/2020

PHAST Toolkit

Publication — 7/22/2020

Public Health and Safety Team (PHAST) Toolkit

OFR Guide Module 5: Build Your Recommendation Plan

Publication — 7/22/2020

The OFR Practitioner's Guide to Implementation: Build Your Recommendation Plan

Sample: OFR Recruiting Letter

Publication — 7/22/2020

Sample: OFR Recruiting Letter

Sample: Checklist OFR Launch

Publication — 7/21/2020

Sample: Checklist OFR Launch

Sample 2

Publication — 6/2/2020

2nd Sample

OFR Intro Video

Video — 5/17/2020

Short Description for OFR Intro Video

Catching Up With COSSAP - May 2020

Publication — 5/7/2020

Jails and Methadone Provision; Medicare as a Payor for Opioid Use Disorder Treatment; and More!

Overdose Fatality Review (OFR) and COVID-19 Response

Webinar — 5/7/2020

Learn from a panel of OFR professionals how they are meeting virtually to focus on OFR activities other than case reviews.

Partnerships for Prevention: Overdose Fatality Review 101

Webinar — 1/16/2020

Overdose fatality review (OFR) is an effective way to identify innovative community-specific overdose prevention strategies.

Coordinated Response

Publication — 10/16/2019

Resources to support the implementation of a coordinated response are provided.

The Evolution of PDMPs and Their Role in Addressing the Opioid Crisis

Podcast — 10/13/2019

The role of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs), a brief history of PDMPs, and current innovations across PDMPS are presented.

Peer Recovery Housing

Podcast — 10/1/2019

Learn about peer recovery housing and its importance in addressing the opioid epidemic.

The Opioid Crisis and Its Growing Impact on First Responder Health and Wellness

Webinar — 9/24/2019

An overview is offered of how everyday stress and trauma are impacting first responders' resilience, wellness, and ability to function effectively.

Peer-Based Recovery in Tribal Communities

Webinar — 9/10/2019

Peer-based supports, tribal cultural practices, and other evidence-supported methods to promote recovery from substance use disorder are discussed.

The Effects of Incarceration and Reentry on Community Health and Well-Being: Proceedings of a Workshop

Publication — 9/1/2019

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine convened a workshop on June 6, 2018.

The Future of Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opioids

Publication — 9/1/2019

This resource offers a systematic assessment of the past, present, and possible futures of synthetic opioids in the United States.

Training for First Responder Diversion Programs

Webinar — 8/27/2019

First responder training on diversion programs for individuals with an opioid and substance use disorder is discussed.

Behind and Beyond the Walls: Peer Supports in Jail Settings

Webinar — 8/13/2019

Three models of jail-based peer recovery support services that bridge to community peer supports are discussed.

Court Responses to the Opioid Epidemic: Happening Now

Publication — 8/10/2019

This document provides a snapshot of some strategies being used by courts and justice system practitioners to prevent overdose deaths and save lives.

International Overdose Awareness Day: PDMPs in the Race to Prevent Drug Overdoses

Publication — 8/1/2019

This document offers examples of how state prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) are involved...

A Drug Court Team Member’s Guide to Medication in Addiction Treatment

Publication — 8/1/2019

This pocket guide was produced by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP).

Frequently Asked Questions: Data-Driven Justice and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Publication — 7/31/2019

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provides answers to many of the most common questions and misperceptions regarding HIPAA.

The 10 Essential Elements of Opioid Intervention Courts

Publication — 7/31/2019

Opioid intervention courts may benefit from incorporating the essential elements outlined in this document.

A Drug Court Clinician’s Guide for Linking People to Opioid Treatment Services

Publication — 7/31/2019

This pocket guide was produced by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP).

Local Health Department Approaches to Opioid Use Prevention and Response: An Environmental Scan

Publication — 7/30/2019

Data regarding local opioid overdose prevention and response activities undertaken by local health departments is presented.

Telemental Health in Correctional Settings

Webinar — 7/25/2019

This webinar focuses on integration of telemental health interventions—specifically real-time videoconferencing—in correctional settings.

Making Data Simple: Dashboards and Visualizations

Webinar — 7/16/2019

Data visualization techniques used to improve understanding of substance use, criminal justice, and public health outcomes are presented.

Medication-assisted Treatment Inside Correctional Facilities

Publication — 7/12/2019

Criminal justice stakeholders and correctional facility leaders and staff with find helpful strategies to reduce diversion of MAT medications.

Rural Responses to the Opioid Epidemic

Video — 7/11/2019

Rural Responses to the Opioid Epidemic

Quick Response Teams: Interdisciplinary Overdose Response and Prevention

Podcast — 7/10/2019

From this podcast, listeners will be able to describe the QRT program and have information to begin exploring a similar program with local partners.

Peer Supports in Small Towns and Rural Communities

Webinar — 7/9/2019

This webinar focuses on the process of implementing peer support services in rural areas.

Peer Support Services at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Webinar

Webinar — 6/11/2019

The session highlights the Criminal Justice Program at UAB and describes the work of peers at varying points of the justice system continuum.

Providing Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Treatment Services Utilizing Videoconferencing Webinar

Webinar — 5/28/2019

This webinar focuses on implementing OUD services using videoconferencing, including required technology/technical skills and privacy concerns.

Opioid Crisis: National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Resources for First Responders

Video — 5/27/2019

This video offers an overview of resources by the National Institute of Justice for first responders who may be impacted by the opioid epidemic.

Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program (ODMAP) Webinar

Webinar — 5/24/2019

Learn about the Washington/Baltimore HIDTA's free, user-friendly mobile-capable tool, the Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program (ODMAP).

Peer Support in Drug Courts

Podcast — 5/23/2019

The work of peer specialists in drug courts is highlighted.

21st Century CURES Act: Exchange Standards and Information Blocking

Podcast — 5/23/2019

The 21st Century CURES Act addresses interoperability, the health information technology certification program, and information blocking.

Understanding the Opioid Crisis Case-by-Case: Overdose Fatality Reviews in Wisconsin

Video — 5/19/2019

Wisconsin’s Overdose Fatality Review process is discussed.

At the Epicenter of the Crisis: The Role of Jails in Tackling the Opioid Epidemic

Podcast — 5/13/2019

Sheriff Kevin Coppinger of the Essex County Sheriff's Department (ECSD) discusses the role of jails in the opioid epidemic.

Strategies to Combat Opioid Use in Rural Communities Webinar

Webinar — 5/3/2019

Nontraditional responses to overdoses are introduced, with a focus on the use of Peer Support Specialists.

Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)—The Martinsburg Initiative Webinar

Webinar — 5/1/2019

Learn about an innovative school/police/community partnership in West Virginia that applies the science of adverse childhood experiences prevention.

BJA FY 2019 Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program Solicitation Webinar

Webinar — 4/28/2019

Bureau of Justice Assistance leaders review the FY 2019 Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program grant application process. 

BJA FY 2019 Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Program Solicitation Webinar

Webinar — 4/16/2019

Learn more about the BJA FY 2019 Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Program Competitive Grant and application process.

What's in a Name? The Roles of Peer Specialists

Webinar — 4/9/2019

Peer specialists serve in peer recovery support services (PRSS) across diverse criminal justice settings. Learn about their roles and support needs.

Emerging Trends in the Evolving Opioid Overdose Epidemic

Publication — 4/4/2019

The reemergence of stimulants and the challenges it presents in efforts to combat the opioid epidemic are addressed.

Substance Use Prevention: A Resource Guide for School Staff

Publication — 3/25/2019

Educators can use the federal resources in this guide to identify and address student drug use, develop lesson plans on the addiction crisis, etc.

COAP Newsletter, Second Edition–2019

Publication — 3/12/2019

This edition of the COAP Newsletter was released on March 12, 2019.

Community-Based Treatment Capacity to Meet Demand for SUD Services

Online Resource — 3/5/2019

This webinar describes the components of a robust network of treatment services, strategies for expanding access to treatment services, etc.

Moms Do Care

Webinar — 2/19/2019

The Massachusetts Moms Do Care Project includes peer recovery coaches and care navigation to support pregnant and parenting women who abuse opioids.

COAP Newsletter, First Edition–2019

Publication — 2/11/2019

This edition of the COAP Newsletter was released on February 11, 2019.

Mobile Medication-assisted Treatment (MAT) in Practice

Webinar — 1/23/2019

Medication-assisted treatment pairs FDA-approved medications with non-drug therapies such as counseling or cognitive behavioral therapy.

BJA Selects Model Peer Programs Addressing Opioid Epidemic

Publication — 12/31/2018

Mentor organizations will foster promising approaches, best practices, and evidence-supported peer program programming to address the opioid epidemic.

Rural Judges and Sheriffs Workshop Highlights

Video — 12/13/2018

Judicial and law enforcement leaders from rural communities convened to discuss special challenges associated with tackling the opioid epidemic.

Handle With Care

Webinar — 12/12/2018

Handle With Care is a promising initiative to mitigate the negative effects experienced by children exposed to trauma.

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Outpatient Clinics: Using Behavioral Telehealth

Webinar — 11/28/2018

Lessons learned from Operation PAR, which uses videoconferencing to enhance and expand service delivery in six MAT clinics, are highlighted.

Best Practices for Successful Reentry for People Who Have Opioid Addictions

Publication — 10/31/2018

This fact sheet describes best practices to ensure safe, successful reentry for people who have opioid addictions.

Drug Overdose Deaths in the United States, 1999-2017

Publication — 10/31/2018

This report updates trends in drug overdose deaths, including descriptions of demographic and geographic patterns.

Rx Safety and Awareness

Publication — 10/31/2018

This initiative offers information on safe prescription drug disposal methods and take-back programs, as well as information on free Rx Disposal kits.

Stress Management: Addressing First Responders' Emotional Health

Webinar — 10/25/2018

The causes of first responder burnout, with consideration given to stresses arising from response to the opioid epidemic, are discussed.

Unlock the Power of Peers: Strategies for Response, Rehabilitation, Reentry, and Recovery Support

Webinar — 10/23/2018

Common values that are the foundation for peer recovery support services and the roles that peers play across the sequential intercepts are discussed.

Knocking on Doors to Get Opioid Overdose Survivors Into Treatment

Publication — 10/23/2018

The quick response team (QRT) in Huntington, West Virginia, and its work are highlighted.

Fentanyl: The Real Deal

Video — 10/23/2018

This video explains protective actions first responders should take when the presence of fentanyl is suspected and when exposure occurs.

The Opioid Epidemic in Indian Country: What Tribal Leaders in Arizona Need to Know

Publication — 10/15/2018

This report was developed in response to the persistent opioid crisis in Indian Country and the tragic rising of opioid overdoses/deaths in Arizona.

Children Impacted by Addiction: A Toolkit for Educators

Publication — 9/30/2018

This toolkit can help guide counselors, teachers, psychologists, and social workers through the challenges of helping children impacted by addiction.

Jail-Based Medication-Assisted Treatment: Promising Practices, Guidelines, and Resources for the Field

Publication — 9/30/2018

Lessons learned from the innovative use of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and essential MAT program components are covered.

Strategies for Reaching Overdose Survivors, Including Peer Support

Webinar — 9/20/2018

Nontraditional responses to overdoses are discussed, with a focus on the use of Peer Support Specialists.

2018 COAP National Recovery Month Toolkit

Publication — 8/31/2018

This resource packet can assist with planning an event or activity to highlight recovery work and promote recovery in your community.

Reports and Detailed Tables From the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH)

Publication — 8/31/2018

These reports and detailed tables present estimates from the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH).

Evidence-Based Strategies for Preventing Opioid Overdose: What's Working in the United States

Publication — 8/31/2018

This document assists in understanding and navigating effective strategies to prevent opioid overdose in communities.

COAP Newsletter, Second Edition-2018

Publication — 8/30/2018

This edition of the COAP Newsletter was released August 30, 2018.

Reducing the Risk of Opioid Overdoses: MAT Reentry Programs

Webinar — 8/16/2018

An overview of two medication-assisted treatment (MAT) reentry programs, one jail-based and one prison-based, is presented.

COAP Newsletter, First Edition-2018

Publication — 7/31/2018

This inaugural edition of the COAP Newsletter was released in the summer of 2018.

New Resources to Help Individuals With Substance Use Disorders Build Recovery Capital: Digital Health Technologies

Webinar — 6/28/2018

Barriers to accessing recovery support services and the role and benefits of mobile technology to reduce barriers and support recovery are covered.

PDMP Data Sharing Hub Connectivity General Presentation

Webinar — 5/27/2018

This webinar presents an overview of RxCheck, the RxCheck Governance Board, and the milestones and timeline for connection to the RxCheck hub.

PDMP Data Sharing Hub Connectivity Technical Presentation

Webinar — 5/27/2018

This webinar covers the technical architecture for the PDMP Data Sharing Hub.

FY 2018 Special Conditions Related to Hal Rogers PDMP Grant Awards and PDMP Interstate Data Sharing

Webinar — 5/27/2018

This webinar answers questions and provides guidance on PDMP data sharing hub connectivity.

Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs

Publication — 5/23/2018

This report gives an overview of prescription drug monitoring programs, including operations, interstate data sharing, and compliance mechanisms.

Using Web-Based Motivational Assessment Strategies: MAPIT

Webinar — 5/17/2018

MAPIT is a Web-based motivational intervention that links a person's risk and needs factors to case plans that the client can develop.

Illicit Opioids: Office of National Drug Control Policy and Other Agencies Need to Better Assess Strategic Efforts

Publication — 5/16/2018

The U.S. Government Accountability Office discussed federal agencies' specific opioid-related strategies and measures of performance.

Opioid Misuse in Rural America

Publication — 5/5/2018

This webpage offers information about USDA resources and tools for addressing the opioid epidemic.

Opioid Epidemic Practical Toolkit: Helping Faith-Based and Community Leaders Bring Hope and Healing to Our Communities

Publication — 5/5/2018

This toolkit offers practical ways a community can consider bringing hope and healing to those affected by the opioid epidemic.

Addressing the Opioid Crisis

Publication — 5/5/2018

This webpage offers an overview of the U.S. Department of State's strategic work to stem the flow of opioids trafficked into the United States.

Operation Prevention

Publication — 5/5/2018

This comprehensive, no-cost, science-based program for young people to combat opioid misuse is available now in every school and home in the U.S.

2016 National Heroin Threat Assessment Summary–June 2016

Publication — 5/5/2018

This U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration intelligence report gives an overview of the threat of heroin and other opioids in the United States.

The Underestimated Cost of the Opioid Crisis

Publication — 5/5/2018

This report offers insight about the economic cost of deaths resulting from overdoses.

2017 National Drug Threat Assessment–2017

Publication — 5/5/2018

This report is an assessment of the threat posed to the United States by domestic and international drug trafficking and the abuse of illicit drugs.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force

Online Resource — 5/5/2018

The Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force addresses gaps or inconsistencies in pain management.

Report on Lessons Learned from Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal Grant Recipients

Publication — 5/3/2018

This report summarizes lessons learned on how to engage, educate, and connect stakeholders to resources to help combat the opioid overdose epidemic.

The National Institute of Justice's Role in the Strategy to Combat Heroin and Other Opioids

Publication — 5/3/2018

This resource provides an overview of the National Institute of Justice's efforts to combat drug trafficking and the use of illegal drugs.

Effective Treatment for Opioid Addiction

Publication — 5/3/2018

This resource provides an overview of opioid use disorder and effective treatment, including medication assisted treatment (MAT).

Opioid Overdose Reversal with Naloxone

Publication — 5/3/2018

This online resource offers an overview of naloxone, including where to get the medication.

Telehealth Resource Centers

Publication — 5/3/2018

This resource offers information on Telehealth Resource Centers and the assistance and education they provide to organizations and individuals.

It Only Takes a Little to Lose a Lot—Rx Awareness Campaign

Publication — 5/3/2018

The Rx Awareness campaign increases awareness of the dangers of prescription opioids by sharing stories of people who have been affected by the drugs.

Overdose Deaths Involving Opioids, Cocaine, and Psychostimulants in the United States, 2015–2016

Publication — 5/3/2018

U.S. drug overdose data from 2016 shows that America’s overdose epidemic is spreading geographically and increasing across demographic groups.

Annual Surveillance Report on Drug-Related Risks and Outcomes, 2017

Publication — 5/3/2018

This report summarizes information available on the national level for various health outcomes, health behaviors, and prescribing patterns.

Now What? The Role of Prevention Following a Nonfatal Opioid Overdose

Publication — 5/3/2018

Three promising post-overdose interventions after a nonfatal overdose are discussed.

Clinical Guidance for Treating Pregnant and Parenting Women With Opioid Use Disorder and Their Infants

Publication — 5/3/2018

Comprehensive, national guidance for optimal management of pregnant and parenting women with opioid use disorder and their infants is offered.

Preventing the Consequences of Opioid Overdose: Understanding Naloxone Access Laws

Publication — 5/3/2018

This document describes the aims of naloxone access laws and the various forms they can take.

Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit

Publication — 5/3/2018

This toolkit offers strategies for developing practices and policies to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths.

Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders

Publication — 5/3/2018

This fact sheet serves as a guide for individuals seeking behavioral health treatment.

National Drug Control Strategy

Publication — 5/3/2018

This National Drug Control Strategy establishes the President's priorities for addressing the challenge of drug trafficking and use.

Emergency Department Data Show Rapid Increases in Opioid Overdoses

Publication — 5/3/2018

Statistical data on emergency department visits for suspected opioid overdoses is presented. Training for improved outcomes is included.

Hospital Toolkit

Publication — 4/30/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.

Prosecutor-Led Diversion Toolkit

Publication — 4/30/2018

This online clearinghouse contains information and tools for designing, implementing, and evaluating new prosecutor-led diversion programming.

Building Recovery: State Policy Guide for Supporting Recovery Housing

Publication — 3/31/2018

The Recovery Housing Toolkit is designed to assist in the creation of certification systems for sober homes.

Open Roads and Overflowing Jails: Addressing High Rates of Rural Pre-Trial Incarceration

Publication — 3/31/2018

This document explores the increase in jail populations in small counties and makes recommendations to reduce pre-trial populations.

Ohio Pre-Criminal Intervention Program (PCIP)

Webinar — 3/28/2018

The implementation of a pre-criminal intervention program (PCIP) in Ohio and the way it addresses opioid misuse are covered in this webinar.

Saving a Life Twice—The Naloxone Plus Solution to Reducing Overdoses and Connecting to Treatment

Webinar — 3/21/2018

Learn how Naloxone Plus can help revive someone who has overdosed and how to connect that person to treatment.

Corrections-Based Responses to the Opioid Epidemic

Publication — 2/28/2018

This article focuses on corrections professionals implementing jail or prison-based overdose education and naloxone distribution programs.

The Opioid Crisis by the Numbers

Publication — 2/28/2018

This infographic presents statistics about the opioid crisis.

The Geographic Variation in the Cost of the Opioid Crisis

Publication — 2/28/2018

View a presentation of the per-capita state-level and county-level nonmortality and total economic burdens of the opioid crisis in 2015.

50-State Report on Public Safety

Publication — 2/28/2018

A wide range of challenges can be seen across the country in the criminal justice landscape, and there is no one-size-fits-all solution.

Peer Recovery Support Services—Options, Opportunities, and Challenges for Jurisdictions

Webinar — 2/27/2018

Peer recovery support services are helping jurisdictions across the country address the opioid epidemic.

ODMAP—Harnessing the Power of Data to Tackle Our Nation's Opioid Public Health Emergency

Webinar — 1/10/2018

View a demonstration of ODMAP and learn how two local jurisdictions are using this free mobile tool.

Drug Overdose Deaths in the United States, 1999-2016

Publication — 11/30/2017

This report offers trends in drug overdose deaths, describes demographic and geographic patterns, and identifies shifts in the drugs involved.

FY 2016 Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) Report

Publication — 10/20/2017

This report provides preliminary estimates of Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) data for FY 2016.

Understanding the Opioid Epidemic

Publication — 5/3/2017

View information on the opioid epidemic on this Centers for Disease Control and Prevention webpage.

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain 2016

Publication — 5/3/2017

This guideline provides recommendations for primary care clinicians who prescribe opioids for chronic pain.

CDC Opioid Guideline Mobile App

Publication — 5/3/2017

This app puts the CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain guideline, tools, and resources in the palm of the provider's hand.

Building Successful Partnerships Between Law Enforcement and Public Health Agencies to Address Opioid Use

Publication — 5/3/2017

This report is a product of the Law Enforcement and Public Health: Successful Partnerships in Addressing Opioid Use Forum.

BJA Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program

Publication — 12/31/2016

This briefing sheet provides an overview of the Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program.

BJA COAP The Peer Recovery Support Services Mentoring Initiative

Publication — 12/31/2016

This briefing sheet details the Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program's Peer Recovery Support Services Mentoring Initiative.

BJA COAP Support to Tribal Communities

Publication — 12/31/2016

This briefing sheet provides an overview of the Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program's support to tribal communities.

BJA COAP Support to States and Territories

Publication — 12/31/2016

This briefing sheet provides an overview of the Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program's support to states and territories.

BJA COAP Law Enforcement/First Responder Diversion

Publication — 12/31/2016

This briefing sheet provides details of BJA's Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program's support of law enforcement/first responder diversion programs.

BJA COAP Training and Technical Assistance

Publication — 12/31/2016

This briefing sheet details the Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program's Training and Technical Assistance Program.

BJA COAP Support to Local Governments

Publication — 12/31/2016

This briefing sheet provides an overview of the Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program's support to local governments.

Clinical Guidance for Treating Pregnant and Parenting Women With Opioid Use Disorder and Their Infants

Publication — 5/5/2016

This clinical guide provides comprehensive, national guidance for optimal management of pregnant and parenting women with opioid use disorder.

Test Funding Opportunity

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 10/28/2021

Testing new deadlines for Funding Opportunities

FY 2021 Collaborative Crisis Response Training Program

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 10/8/2021

Short Description

Test funding opportunity

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 4/30/2020

Testing start and end dates for Funding Opportunities.

Combating Opioid Overdose Through Community-level Intervention Initiative

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 11/1/2019

Undertake research activities to implement and evaluate community-based efforts to fight the opioid-involved overdose epidemic and support and promote the partnership of public safety and public health agencies.

Intensive Training and Technical Assistance for Local Teams to Develop a Comprehensive and Multidisciplinary Approach to Opioid Use Disorder and Emerging Drug Threats

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 8/30/2019

BJA is partnering with the National Association of Counties to support this eight-month intensive training and technical assistance initiative for current COAP grantees.

Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program: Rural Responses to the Opioid Epidemic

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 7/26/2019

This grant is designed to leverage combined resources and expertise to reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with opioid overdoses among individuals who come in contact with law enforcement or are involved in the criminal justice system in high-risk rural communities and regions.

Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program Partnerships to Support Data-driven Responses to Emerging Drug Threats Grant

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 7/15/2019

This grant is designed to demonstrate how local public health, behavioral health, and public safety agencies can collaboratively leverage their roles and capabilities to collect, share, and analyze near-real-time data to support coordinated cross-sector responses to reduce overdose deaths.

Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program ODMAP Statewide Expansion and Response Grant

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 6/27/2019

The ODMAP Statewide Expansion and Response Grant is designed to support the statewide adoption of ODMAP as well as the development of highly coordinated public safety, behavioral health, and public health responses to the data, focusing on “hot spots” and trends of concern.

Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program FY 2019 Competitive Grant

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 6/5/2019

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) sought applications to plan and implement comprehensive programs in response to the growing opioid epidemic.

Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Program FY 2019 Competitive Grant Announcement

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 5/28/2019

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) sought applications to provide training and technical assistance (TTA) to the Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program (COAP).

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) FY 2019 Opioid Affected Youth Initiative

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 5/7/2019

This grant opportunity was offered to help states, local governments, and tribal jurisdictions develop and implement programs for children, at-risk juveniles, and families who have been affected by the nation's opioid crisis.

National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Research and Evaluation on Drugs and Crime FY 2019

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 5/6/2019

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) sought applications for funding of rigorous applied research on evidence-based tools, protocols, and policies for state, tribal, and local law enforcement and criminal justice agencies that address drug trafficking, drug markets, and drug-related violence.

Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program FY 2018 Competitive Grant Announcement

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 6/18/2018

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), in partnership with the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), sought applications to plan and implement comprehensive programs in response to the growing opioid epidemic.

Bureau of Justice Assistance Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program FY 2017 Competitive Grant Announcement

Funding Opportunity — Closed: 4/25/2017

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) sought applications to plan and implement comprehensive strategies in response to the growing opioid epidemic.
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