Substance Use Disorder and Public Health

Substance Abuse

In 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) declared the opioid epidemic a public health emergency.  The federal government, state governments, and communities are all working to mitigate the prevalence and consequences of substance use disorders (SUD). Public Consulting Group (PCG) can assess your state or local capacity to respond to the SUD crisis and other public health issues, work with community groups and provider organizations to establish consensus on approach, identify service needs, and evaluate the changes produced by your efforts.

Services include


Program Consulting


Public Consulting Group (PCG) can assist state and local governments to address the substance use disorder crisis and public health issues by identifying service needs and evaluating the outcomes produced by changes in practices, programs, or policies. PCG helps states and local agencies make investments in policies and programs that work.

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