Mental Health

Impact of Substance Use on Children and Families

Spearheaded by the Office of Head Start, this three-part webinar series explores the effects of opioids on exposed infants and children. Learn how programs support children and families impacted by opioid and other substance use disorders. Find out about substance use, substance use treatment in pregnancy, and strategies to treat infants experiencing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) and Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome (NOWS). Discover ways to connect families with appropriate community services.