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 Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs

E-Cigarettes / Vaping​

Alcohol and Tobacco


Prescription Drugs​

​​​Lesson Plans / Curricula​


The Drug Surveillance Unit monitors overdose trends in Georgia, and provides overdose data to the public and to partners working to end the opioid epidemic. This data is also used to detect and respond to rapid increases, or clusters, of overdoses​.

Additional Resources


 Contact Information

Cheryl Benefield
Mental Health and Wellbeing Coordinator​​​​
Phone: (404) 651-7179
Jeff Hodges
Program Specialist
Safe and Supportive Schools
Phone: (404) 463-7891​​

Find us on Twitter @GaDOESafeSchool​​​