Why Develop Project Here?

2018-06-19T13:48:42+00:00June 19th, 2018|

In recent years, Massachusetts has seen an exponential increase in opioid-related overdoses and people seeking substance use treatment due to the use of prescription painkillers, fentanyl, and heroin. A critical component of addressing this public health epidemic is expanding prevention resources to protect our young people. Research shows that schools, parents, and communities can work together to reduce the likelihood that young people will experiment with drugs and alcohol.