OPIOIDS: A Community Crisis
In Ventura County, more than 200 people die each year from opioid overdoses. Prescription painkiller abuse, rising heroin use, fentanyl and accidental opioid overdoses are part of a nationwide crisis. Learn about the risks, how to recognize signs of prescription drug misuse and how to dispose of unused prescription medications. Know the signs of overdose and get familiar with local resources to stay safe and to get help. This presentation is available in person or virtual.
VENTURA COUNTY RESPONDS
Click on the image to visit the website pages with important local information and resources in response to the opioid crisis, including how to get naloxone.
SAFE & SECURE RX DRUG DISPOSAL
Click on the image for information on why, how and where to safely dispose of unused prescription drugs in Ventura county.
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