Prevent, Promote, and Protect your Health with the Lake County General Health District
(440) 350-2543
5966 Heisley Rd
Mentor, Ohio 44060
October 31, 2017
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LAKE COUNTY GENERAL HEALTH DISTRICT OFFERING PROJECT DAWN (DEATHS AVOIDED WITH NALOXONE) CLINIC

October 31, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                    CONTACT:  Haley Russo (440) 350-2844

October 31, 2017                                                                                       LAKE COUNTY GENERAL HEALTH DISTRICT

LAKE COUNTY GENERAL HEALTH DISTRICT OFFERING PROJECT DAWN (DEATHS AVOIDED WITH NALOXONE) CLINIC

The Lake County General Health District will be offering a Project DAWN (Deaths Avoided With Naloxone) clinic for all community members on November 8th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. The clinic is available to anyone over the age of 18 who is interested in obtaining the knowledge and skills to recognize an overdose and use Naloxone (Narcan). Heroin accounted for almost half of all unintentional drug-related deaths in Lake County in the year 2016 and fentanyl-related deaths accounted for almost 70%.

The Project DAWN clinic will take place at the Lake County General Health District, located at 5966 Heisley Road in Mentor, Ohio. If you wish to register or have any questions about the clinic, please contact Haley Russo at 440-350-2844.

Drug-Related Deaths by Zip Code in 2016

 

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