Ipswich Aware seeks to address all forms of substance abuse. Whether we are talking about underage tobacco use, alcoholism, or improper use of prescription pain killers, it is important our community recognize the need to address these issues. 

Residents of Ipswich have different opinions. We should all have different perspectives. However, there are some facts that are indisputable. To not recognize these realities is to leave ourselves vulnerable as a community.

One of the most pressing issues facing our community is opiate abuse. Massachusetts, Essex County, and Ipswich top the nation in opiate deaths. Learn more about the realities we face as we seek to turn the tide on this public health crisis:


The road ahead may be complicated and challenging, but we can help