Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

April 2017

Public Naloxone Training

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oakdale City Hall, 1584 Hadley Ave North
Oakdale, MN 55128 United States
+ Google Map

A training, open to the public, to educate how to administer naloxone and save a life. At this training you will learn: *What naloxone (Narcan) is. *How it works when administered to a person who has overdosed. *How to recognize the signs of an opioid overdose. *When to give naloxone to a person who ahs overdosed. *Upon completion, you will have the opportunity to receive an overdose prevention kit. *THIS IS NOT A CPR CLASS We request a $50 donation…

Find out more »

2017 National Prescription Take Back Day

April 29

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse and medications. Since it's inception, there has been a total of 7.1 million pounds of medication collected. That’s nearly 90 eighteen-wheeler semi-trucks of unused medication that has been disposed of! Find a collection site near you!

Find out more »
May 2017

From Statistics to Solutions: Addressing Underlying Issues of Youth Substance Use

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hennepin Technical College Brooklyn Park Campus, 9000 Brooklyn Blvd.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445 United States
+ Google Map

Don't miss this event. The statistics are alarming. According the the The National Institute on Drug Abuse - NIDA, children and adolescents with psychiatric conditions are at a higher risk of abusing drugs than other youth. Additionally, as many as six in ten substance abusers also have at least one mental health disorder. Board of Directors member Randy Anderson has been asked be a speaker one of the discussion panels. We are grateful for our partnerships with United We Stand…

Find out more »

Pine County Opioid & Heroin Community Forum

May 16 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Grand Casino Hinckley, 777 Lady Luck Dr
Hinckley, MN 55037 United States
+ Google Map

Addiction affects our families, friends and community - but HELP and Hope is available. Join us for this free event all are welcome. Board of Directors member Randy Anderson will be there providing attendees with information about our efforts in Minnesota and across the US. For event flyer click HERE.  

Find out more »
+ Export Events