The Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), a part of the Executive Office of the President, works to reduce drug use and its consequences by leading and coordinating the development, implementation, and assessment of the National Drug Control Strategy* and overall U.S. drug policy. In addition to its vital ongoing work, ONDCP also provided administrative and financial support to the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, established by Executive Order on March 29, 2017 by President Donald Trump.
In February 2020, the ONDCP announced the funding opportunity for the Fiscal Year 2020 Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program, which will allow 200 new communities to receive direct financial help totaling to prevent illicit drug use and save lives.
In February 2020, the ONDCP released more than $266 million in annual baseline funding for to 29 regional High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Programs in 50 States, Washington, DC, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The HIDTA Program is the Nation's leading effort to coordinate the action and priorities of Federal, State, local, and tribal law enforcement partners in disrupting and dismantling drug trafficking organizations.