CT Clearinghouse

Opioids and Naloxone: What Community Members Need to Know - April 12, 2018

Connecticut Clearinghouse will host a “Community Educational Forum Opioids and Naloxone" on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 334 Farmington Avenue Plainville, CT from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.Connecticut Clearinghouse’s Program Manager Aisha Hamid, MPH, CPS, CHES, will discuss the current opioid epidemic in Connecticut and nationally. The presentation will include information on how to obtain Naloxone/Narcan®, a medication used to save lives by reversing the effects of an opioid overdose. Ms. Hamid will also discuss the safe storage and disposal of medications as well as statewide efforts to address the opioid crisis.