Head Start and the Opioid Crisis

Learn ways Head Start can support families impacted by substance use. Find out how programs collaborate with city and state agencies, doctors, and schools to create a network of resources for families. 

Substance Misuse: Stories of Recovery

In this series of videos, explore stories from three Head Start families affected by opioid and substance use. Discover how Head Start provided support on their journeys to recovery.

Substance Misuse: Supporting Families and Staff

In this series of videos, learn ways Head Start can support families impacted by opioid and substance use. Find out how programs can support staff who may need help caring for themselves as they care for others. 

Substance Misuse During Pregnancy

Home visitors can use these materials to learn about substance misuse among pregnant women. Find helpful talking points to use during a home visit, and resources to support the expectant family. 

Substance Misuse

Substance misuse is more common than you may think. Find out what program staff need to know and how they can help.