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Links to coronavirus (COVID-19) resources

The Colorado Consortium for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention is compiling a list of links to resources that could help you or your organization manage your response to the COVID-19 coronavirus. While these links go to authoritative sources, be sure to check and see if there is any guidance from the support group, nonprofit, public health department, government agency, professional association, or any other organization you might be working with.

Although our offices have closed, the Consortium will continue to operate online. Please check our page for updates.

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Guidance about recent federal legislation (March 30)

The federal government has recently passed a series of bills intended to strengthen and support the nation’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A comprehensive overview about the new policies (including what it means for hospitals and the health care system) can be found at the link below.

Office of Behavioral Health

The Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health is the best source for information about how the coronavirus response is affecting organizations around the state. Use this form to sign up for email updates.

COVID-19 general information page

Additional COVID-19 Guidance and Resources for Behavioral Health Providers (March 19)

This message from OBH provides links with information about:

COVID-19 Guidance for Behavioral Health Providers (March 12)

This message from OBH provides links with information about:

To ask OBH a question, use this online form.

Colorado Crisis Services

Link to website

General information about Colorado’s response

State of Colorado website

Special hours for Colorado syringe access providers

Syringe Access Services During COVID-19 (Updated July 17, 2020)

Links from federal government agencies

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services homepage (with links to coronavirus information)

COVID-19: Potential Implications for Individuals with Substance Use Disorders (NIDA)

National Institutes of Health coronavirus page

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention coronavirus page

General links

Opioid Task Force

Resources for Opioid and Substance Use Treatment, Recovery and Harm Reduction Providers