Preventing and Reducing Opioid Abuse

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Opioid addiction is a national problem. Tempe is committed to reducing opioid addiction in our community through compassionate programs, scientific research, GIS data and more. 


Resources

For a searchable listing of treatment opportunities, please visit www.tempe.gov/substanceabuse.

Opioid Resource Map
Learn about the impact opioid abuse has regionally, how to help prevent addiction and how to treat it on this map-based webpage. Get answers to question such as: How do I know if the drug I've been prescribed is an opioid? Where can I drop off unneeded prescription drugs? Where are treatment centers?  

EMS Call Dashboard

Tempe Fire Medical Rescue responds to medical calls that may be a result of opioid overdose. The City of Tempe uses this data and map to determine where prevention resources are best allocated and to help prepare for calls. The map can indicate when and where it is more likely that overdose calls might happen.