Free Narcan for Community Members
Community members are encouraged to register for a short seven and a half minute online training conducted by the Jefferson County Department of Health on how to recognize an opioid overdose, learn what naloxone is, and how to administer it.
Naloxone, sold under the name Narcan, is a prescription medication used to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.
WHO CAN REGISTER FOR THE TRAINING?
- People worried that a loved one or community member is at risk for overdosing on opioids.
- People who work with populations at risk for overdosing on an opioid.
WHAT WILL I GET FOR COMPLETING THE TRAINING?
A free naloxone kit containing the medication and training on how to recognize and reverse an opioid overdose.