OASAS plans, develops and regulates the state’s system of substance abuse and gambling treatment agencies.
Establishes policies to aid in the reduction of drug trafficking, manufacturing and use; provides facts and figures.
Part of the National Institutes of Health, supporting 85% of the world’s research on the health aspects of drug abuse and addiction.
Also part of the National Institutes of Health, supporting and conducting research on causes, consequences and prevention of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems.
A federal agency charged with improving the quality and availability of prevention, treatment and rehabilitative services to reduce illness, death, disability and cost to society resulting from substance abuse and mental health.
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