Healthcare Community

  • Alameda-Contra Costa Medical Association (ACCMA).
  • East Bay Safe Prescribing Network
  • Contra Costa County Health Services
  • BAART Programs
  • Contra Costa Chiropractic District
  • Pharmacy Planning Services Inc. 

Education and Prevention Community

  • Contra Costa County Office of Education
  • Contra Costa County Health Services
  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention (ADAPT) San Ramon Valley
  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention (ADAPT) Lamorinda
  • Monument Youth Drug and Alcohol Coalition (MYDAC)
  • CourAGE Youth Health Coalition 
  • National Coalition Against Prescription Drug Abuse (NCAPDA)

Law Enforcement

  • Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office
  • Drug Enforcement Agency
  • Local Police Departments

California Opioid Safety Network: Saving Lives, Together

Opioids — either prescription medications or an illicit drug — present the most serious drug crisis the US has ever experienced. Nearly 2,000 Californians died last year from opioids, devastating families and communities across the state. All of us – doctors, pharmacists, parents, teachers, advocates, mental health providers, law enforcement, and others – have a role to play in combating this crisis. This is a network of coalitions fighting the opioid epidemic in our communities. CCCMEDS Coalition is a member. We believe that by working together, we can lower the supply of opioids, promote recovery from addiction, and prevent unnecessary deaths. The Network offers a forum for all coalitions, organizations, and individuals working to combat the opioid crisis.

  Click here to learn more.

AmeriCorps VISTA

AmeriCorps VISTA is recruiting and hiring up to 40 people to be placed in California opioid safety coalitions. These full-time VISTA members can support coalitions in a range of capacities, including project management, preparing materials, outreach and materials development, or other duties as defined by coalition leadership. If you are interested in becoming an AmeriCorps VISTA member or want to help recruit VISTA members in your community, please go to the Americorps website or email for more information.

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