Get ready to apply for health insurance coverage! Enrollment for 2015 coverage opens on November 15, 2014, but you don’t have to wait until then to start getting the information you need to make the right choice. Here are some ways to get started: Understand how health insurance works. Also, if you are an immigrant […]
SAMHSA is looking for your comments on how to improve mental health care in our communities. Register today for our upcoming listening session. America is facing a critical need for mental health services. Over 9 million adults in the United States are living with a serious mental illness, and 1 in 5 children have an […]Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics, Protecting Access to Medicare Act, Section 223
You’ve probably noticed that we’ve transformed SAMHSA.gov (and if you haven’t, we’ll wait here while you check it out). We’re excited to present the newly redesigned website, which we created with you in mind. Based on customer feedback, we designed a website that’s organized to make it easier for you to find the information and […]SAMHSA.gov, website
October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month, sponsored by the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). This national observance calls attention to the essential role substance use prevention plays in promoting safe and healthy communities. The theme for this year’s observance is Prevent. Achieve. Succeed. We know that substance use can stand in the […]Building Blocks, National Prevention Week, National Substance Abuse Prevention Month, NSDUH, Talk. They Hear You.
What is SAMHSA’s position on marijuana and the use of federal program dollars to prevent its use among youth and young adults? Simply put, SAMHSA wholeheartedly supports efforts by its grantees and stakeholders to promote clear and consistent prevention messages about the dangers and levels of risk around marijuana to parents, youth, young adults, community […]marijuana, young adult, Youth