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Treatment Resources

together we can stop the epidemicMichigan has taken action to prevent prescription drug and opioid abuse deaths and increase access to treatment for people addicted to drugs. Here you’ll find helpful information if you or someone you know may have a substance use disorder and what you can do to help end this deadly epidemic.

Treatment Resources

If you or a loved one is in need of opioid addiction treatment, you can find resources available for your county by clicking here.

Additional Treatment Resources.

Michigan's Good Samaritan Law

In order to prioritize saving lives, Michigan passed a Good Samaritan law in 2016.

Michigan’s Good Samaritan law prevents drug possession charges against those that seek medical assistance for an overdose in certain circumstances. This law makes saving lives the priority during a drug overdose, not criminal prosecutions of illegal drug users.

Michigan's Good Samaritan Law

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

For those that are addicted to opioids, alcohol, or tobacco, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) may be necessary, along with counseling. Find out more information.

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

Naloxone

In the event of an opioid overdose, there is a drug that can be used that can reverse the effects of the opioid. Find out what Naloxone is and how it’s used.

Proper Disposal

Find out why and how you can dispose of opioids and other prescription medicines here.

Treatment Services Locator

Use the Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator, a confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.