Download the PA Stop Workplace Toolkit
Westmoreland’s Recovery Friendly Workplace program will empower employers to attract and retain the best workers, some of whom happen to be in recovery.
Businesses who earn Recovery Friendly Workplace status demonstrate commitment to reducing stigma around the disease of addiction by putting in place commonsense drug-free workplace policy, training for supervisors and employees, and resources for employees seeking treatment or recovery support.
Tools for Business and Industry
NEW: Massachusets Health Policy Forum and Boston Medical Center: "Opioids in the Workplace" Comprehensive report on statistics, innovative interventions, the cost to employers, etc.
DrugFree Workplace PA's--
Do-it-yourself Policy Builder
NEW: Online training for supervisors and employees (Free)
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The National Safety Council offers the downloadable The Proactive Role Employers Can Take: Opioids in the Workplace"and national nonprofit Shatterproof have collaborated with the University of Chicago to design "The Real Cost of Substance Use to Employers" tool
Downloadable Workplace Toolkit includes materials on Employee Assistance Programs, drug testing, and special advice for small businesses. Brochures, break room posters, pay stub inserts, and other resources to reach your employees are also free to download
See the current listing of Treatment options for Westmoreland County residents.
View this 5 minute overview of the impact of opioids on the US workforce from Bloomberg. Video