Workshop to address opioid use, antidote
Published 12:11 am, Thursday, July 2, 2015
The New Milford Substance Abuse Prevention Council will present a Naloxone/Narcan community education workshop July 8 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The program, which will be at the Youth Agency, 50 East St., will address opioid overdose risk and the opioid antidote Naloxone/Narcan.
Examples of opioids are painkillers such as morphine, methadone, Buprenorphine, hydrocodone, and oxycodone. Heroin is also an opioid.
Walgreen pharmacist Anne Linskey will lead the program, which will include a question and answer session.
For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.