Cost Effective Ways to Help Employees

If you have employees with substance abuse problems, there are now 14 two-page informational briefs available for employers at the SAMSHA website. The briefs outline the benefits - including financial - of helping employees receive treatment for substance abuse. The information provided assists employers in making informed decisions. Some of the topics are:

  • Save your company money by assuring access to substance abuse treatment
  • What you need to know about older workers and substance abuse
  • What you need to know about younger workers and substance abuse
  • What you need to know about substance use and mental disorders
  • Save money by addressing employee alcohol problems
  • How you can support workers in recovery

The material includes quick facts, definitions, and helpful links - and it is free. Call SAMHSA at to order or visit online at: TBA