[Post Event Docs] Local Governments and the Opioid Crisis: The Broader Problem and Emerging Ideas

Summary, Session Handout & Post Discussion Guide


The opioid epidemic knows no boundaries. It has cut through communities of all sizes and families of all socio-economic backgrounds”.

Whether it’s through our larger community or family and friends, the opioid crisis is affecting us all, to a devastating effect. Setting the stage for a provocative conversation at the Alliance’s BIG Ideas 2018 in Austin, TX, we will share emerging ways local governments can address the needs of their residents and the effects of the epidemic on local economies, workforce development, and healthcare systems. These presentations will provide valuable information for your community’s opioid fight, whether or not you are attending BIG Ideas Oct 26-28.

Join our panelists to hear about the crisis from a variety of perspectives