Rhode Island Regional Substance Use Prevention Needs Assessment

State: Rhode Island

Client(s): Tri-Town Community Action Agency, Johnston, RI

Service: Health Care & Public Health Planning

Technical Expertise: Substance Use


JSI is partnering with Tri-County Community Action Agency to lead a needs assessment to inform substance use prevention by Rhode Island Regional Prevention Task Forces. The assessment will focus on the use of marijuana, opioids and other prescription drugs, tobacco, and alcohol in seven towns and cities. A regional plan will be developed based on prevalence and risk factors data.