The Time Is Now: Speak Out to Help End the Opioid Epidemic

The Health Care for the Homeless (HCH) community has borne witness to the damaging effects of opioid addiction for decades, and it is imperative for us to speak out on the changes needed to prevent and treat addiction and end overdose deaths. Learn how you can take action to help address the opioid epidemic in an advocacy alert from the National HCH Council.

Sign on to our to letter to Congress, advocate using our opioid policy agenda, share your story, and more. With more than 60 active proposals in Congress related to this crisis, now is the time to take action to leverage change nationally and in our local communities.

Read the action alert.

Go Further

Want more assistance or guidance on how to get involved with opioid-related advocacy? Reach out to Regina Reed at (443) 703-1337 or

Interested in learning more about public policy issues related to homelessness and health care reform and how you can get involved to help spur constructive policy change? Sign up for our Mobilizer action alert.