Opioid Task Force, Data, and Resources

Prevention, Outreach & Education, Treatment, Training

The Pinellas County Opioid Task Force is a collaboration of community partners that started in response to the sharp increase in opioid-related drug abuse and deaths in the county.  The purpose of the task force is to develop a strategic plan that efficiently guides community members and resources in order to confront the opioid epidemic.

  • Safer, life-saving strategies for addicted individuals
  • Establishing meaningful connections to treatment
  • Access to Low-No Cost Treatment
  • Real-Time Data Access
  • Workforce Training

The task force is chaired by the Florida Department of Health and Operation PAR with support from various community organizations, local governments, and treatment providers. Learn more about the task force.

Substance Use Resources in Pinellas County

The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas and Opioid Task Force maintains a Partner Resource Guide that collects and updates the various programs within Pinellas County to assist with finding the tools and resources specific to your, or your loved one’s specific situation. You can download a FREE copy of this resource guide at Pinellas Florida Health Substance Use Prevention Resources.