Administering Naloxone During COVID-19

SAMHSA has released guidance for Law Enforcement and First Reponders on how to administer naloxone during COVID-19.

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Wear a mask & gloves, keep your distance, and drink responsibly

If you’re concerned about your drinking habits during the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit alcoholscreening.org and take the free self-assessment

COVID-19 Resources

Change the Script Consumer Survey

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For 24/7 substance use treatment call 1-800-563-4086

Includes detox and perscription opioid or heroin addiction treatment.

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A state-wide campaign to provide prevention, treatment, and recovery resources for people impacted by prescription drug misuse and addiction.

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New material for the healthcare setting!

Everyone’s pain is unique and so is their pain management plan. Order the free poster and tear-off pad to help patients keep better track of their pain.

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Get Naloxone before you need it.

Naloxone (Narcan®) is a medicine that quickly reverses an opioid overdose. It's safe and easy to administer, and available at pharmacies throughout Connecticut.

If you know someone in danger of an opioid overdose, carry Naloxone – before you need it.

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Helping CT understand, prevent, and recover from opioid addiction

Drugfreect.org is Connecticut’s premier resource on substance misuse and addiction including the full continuum of prevention, early intervention, treatment and recovery. This site includes data on the scope of the opioid crisis, tips on safe prescription medication storage and disposal, information of statewide initiatives and campaigns, strategies for overdose prevention including access to the life-saving drug naloxone (Narcan®), and access to treatment and recovery supports.