Here are some resources to help you educate and provide or connect people to medications for opioid use disorder.
To find resources on overdose response and naloxone, visit stopoverdose.org.
Medications for Opioid Use Disorder Brochure
Our Medications for Opioid Use Disorder brochure presents information in an easy-to-read format about:
- What opioid use disorder (OUD) is,
- Different treatment options/settings,
- The 3 medications for OUD: methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone,
- How to find treatment near you.
This brochure is also available in Spanish.
Provider’s Guide to Using the Brochure
We also have developed an interactive Guide to Talking to Someone About Medications for Opioid Use Disorder that you can use along with the brochure when talking to patients/clients.
Washington Recovery Help Line
The Washington Recovery Help Line offers free, 24-hour support and referral services for people seeking help with substance use disorders. 1-866-789-1511 (toll free, WA only) 206-461-3219 (TTY).
They also have a Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) locator tool that you and/or your patient or client can use to find local clinics and programs that use evidence-based treatments to treat opioid use disorder. Search by location and search radius, as well as by type of medication offered, type of insurance accepted, other services offered, and more.