overdose prevention

LICADD Speaks Out in Today’s Newsday about Narcan

October 22, 2012

Check out LICADD Executive Director Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds' letter to the editor in today's Newsday.

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February 21, 2012 eNewsletter

February 23, 2012

Click here to read LICADD's February 21, 2012 eNewsletter

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Prevent Overdoses Governor! Sign the 911 Good Samaritan Bill!

July 20, 2011

Governor Cuomo's Work Isn't Done By Jeffrey L. Reynolds, Ph.D Kudos to NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo for signing into law last week legislation banning the sale of "bath salts" and prohibiting the sale of hookahs and other smoking paraphernalia to minors. We've written about bath salts here several times - a mislabeled and frequently abused…

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LICADD and Drug Free Long Island to Host Drug Overdose Prevention Training

July 20, 2011

On Wednesday, August 17, 2011, the Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD) and Drug Free Long Island will host a free LIFE-OP (Long Islanders Fighting an Epidemic – Overdose Prevention) training for healthcare professionals and concerned members of the community including parents, educators, and students over the age of 18. LICADD’s Executive…

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LICADD To Offer Free Overdose Prevention Training on December 16th

December 9, 2010

In the past few years, Long Island has seen a dramatic increase in heroin and other opioid overdoses. In most cases, these fatalities are preventable through education, mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, and when possible, through the administration of Naloxone (Narcan).  The Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (LICADD) is pleased to have recently received…

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Long Island Parents of Overdose Victims Call for Passage of 911 Good Samaritan Law

June 28, 2010

Parents who have lost children to drug overdoses joined with LICADD last Thursday to urge state lawmakers to pass legislation (A.08147A/S.05191A) sponsored by NYS Senator Tom Duane (D-Manhattan) and NYS Assemblyman Richard Gottfried (D-Manhattan) otherwise known as the “911 Good Samaritan Bill.”  Parents and recovering young adults shared their personal stories of losing children and friends to overdose…

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June 28, 2010 eNewsletter

June 28, 2010

Click here to read LICADD’s June 28, 2010 eNewsletter

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LICADD’s mission is to address the addictive climate of our times by providing initial attention and referral services to individuals, families, and children, through intervention, education and professional guidance to overcome the ravages of alcohol and other drug-related problems.
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