Promoting the health of those with substance use disorders
WORKING EXAMPLES OF HARM REDUCTION TOOLS USED AT SELECTED BRIDGE SITES
The Naloxone Distribution Project (NDP) is funded by SAMHSA and administered by DHCS to combat opioid overdose-related deaths throughout California. The NDP aims to address the opioid crisis by reducing opioid overdose deaths through the provision of free naloxone, in its nasal spray formulation. Starting in October 2018, qualified organizations and entities will be able to request free naloxone from DHCS.
A step-by-step illustrated guide on how to use a naloxone kit in the event of an overdose.
Harm Reduction Coalition is a national advocacy and capacity-building organization that works to promote the health and dignity of individuals and communities who are impacted by drug use.