Substance abuse was ranked 1st on the 2015 Needs Assessment. The counties have identified the following needs to help solve this problem:

·         Funding for Family Drug Courts

·         Funding for Adolescent Drug Courts

·          Substance Abuse Prevention in All Schools

·         Funding for Drug and Alcohol Prevention Programs

For more information on substance abuse and what can be done to prevent it, follow the links below:

Find Substance Abuse Mental Health Services

Grant Applications for Substance Abuse Prevention Programs

Alabama Substance Abuse Index