The Prescription Playbook
Safe Use starts with you
Safe Storage is within reach
Safe Disposal is a solution
Other Accessible Materials
What Are Opioids?
This resource provides the latest information on opioids, prescription misuse/abuse, and dangers associated with improper use of these drugs. Click here to learn more about opioids.
DEA Drug Take Back Locations
This page provides information on prescription take back locations in your community and contains other resources for safe disposal. Click here to find a take back location near you.
MEET THE RX TEAM
Abbie is the Project Lead for IL HPP-led initiatives. She graduated from Ferris State University, in Big Rapids, MI, with a bachelor’s degree in Applied Speech Communication while she concentrated in both Public Advocacy and English Literature. She has always had a strong passion for working with an active nonprofit organization such as, OMNI Youth Services, and is excited for the work she will be doing with IL HPP. Abbie is looking forward to working alongside the prevention team to help encourage youth to live their best lives by making the best choices they can for themselves.
Courtney, a prevention specialist, graduated from the University of Iowa where she pursued her bachelor's degree in Health Promotions with a certificate in Public Health. Courtney is also a Certified Health Coach and Certified Health Education Specialist. She has always had a passion for working in prevention and helping individuals reach their personal health goals. Courtney is excited to work with The Prescription Playbook to help promote prescription medication safety throughout the state of Illinois.
Leia, our Digital Marketing Specialist, is a recent graduate from Illinois State University, with a bachelor’s degree in public relations and a master’s degree in communication. The rise in social media and technology has caught her eye in recent years, and she has taken a special interest personally and professionally in the field. As a Division I college golfer, Leia faced many mental and physical challenges, which is what inspired her to work for IL HPP. She has always been an advocate for both good mental and physical health, which is why she can be found hiking, climbing, running, or doing yoga in her free time. Leia is excited to help IL HPP and OMNI Youth Services expand their reach on social media and help students and other individuals be successful in all aspects of their lives!