Downloadable FAQs & resources for sexual trauma (for military and civilians)
FAQ: Veterans and suicide, incarceration, homelessness
LFL is one of four national backup centers for the VA’s National Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255.
FAQ: opioid abuse in the U.S.
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention released guidelines March 18, 2016 for primary-care physicians who prescribe opioids for chronic pain not related to active cancer treatment, palliative care, or end-of-life care. The guidelines are meant to reduce the number of opioid-addicted residents in the U.S., and to combat a rising number of overdose deaths due to prescription opioids.
This FAQ addresses the main points of what the Department of Health & Human services has described as an opioid epidemic in the U.S.
FAQ: Drug use in the U.S. (other than alcohol or opioids)
FAQ: Alcohol Abuse/Alcoholism