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Get Informed! The Heroin/Opioid Epidemic

Event Type: Adult Programs
Date: 5/10/2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 Recently heroin and opioid use in the United States has reached epidemic proportions. Where do you go for help for yourself or a loved one? How do you recognize the signs and symptoms of substance abuse? How do you find support if someone you love has an addiction problem? How do you administer Narcan? Get the answers to your questions, be trained how to administer Narcan and receive a Narcan kit at this presentation provided by Syracuse Behavioral Healthcare.

SBH is the largest, comprehensive, evidence based, and clinically progressive substance use disorders and mental health disorders services provider operating in the CNY region.

SBH’s mission is to help promote recovery from the effects of substance use and mental health disorders and other behavioral health issues. Their services include: Inpatient Withdrawal and Stabilization Services; Inpatient Rehabilitation; Integrated Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Clinic; Outpatient Children & Adolescent Clinic; Outpatient Mental Health Clinic; Opioid Treatment Program; Mobile Health Outreach; Outpatient Compulsive Gambling Clinic; Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic; Community Residences; Supportive Living; Permanent Housing; Recovery Services; Behavioral Healthcare Training Institute; Peer Support/Engagement Services; 24/7 Open Access Center.

Location: Carman Community Room
Presenter: Cindy Hibbert
Status: Closed