Free Rescue Training
The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services is hosting free training sessions on the use of the opioid overdose reversal, naloxone.
Motel Overdose
Broome County Sheriff’s officials are investigating the death of an Endicott man due to an apparent heroin overdose in a Town of Dickinson motel room.
Life-Saving Training
Area residents will be able to learn how to use Narcan and receive a kit containing the heroin overdose antidote at a training session next month.
Naloxone for Schools
Schools across New York will soon be able to obtain a heroin overdose antidote.
State officials say money appropriated in the recently-approved budget will help to provide naloxone kits to school districts.
Funding also will cover the cost of training school personnel in administering the antidote to …