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This training video is for those who want to assist others experiencing an opioid overdose by providing emergency assistance to them and by giving them intranasal naloxone, the overdose antidote. After viewing the video and other information, individuals may ask their physicians/advance practice nurses about getting a prescription for naloxone (they can also be referred to this website for information about prescribing the drug and the intranasal applicator.  NOTE:  The live training for overdose responders that is mentioned in this webinar is not yet available.  Information about the live training will be posted on this site when it is announced shortly.

Overdose Responder Training

Overdose Responder Training:  Emergency Response and Naloxone Use
(Viewing Options:  YouTube or .mp4)

Transcript for the Overdose Reponder Training:  Emergency Response and Naloxone Use

Information for Prescribers

Information for Prescribers
Overdose Prevention Resources
DMHAS Contracted Opioid Overdose Prevention Agencies
DMHAS Opioid Overdose Recovery Program (OORP)


Free Trainings are available in all 3 regions of the state, as noted below.

Northern Region 

West Milford Public Library, West Milford  9/5/17
CARES Training Center Rockaway 9/11/17
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Montclair  9/12/17
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Florham Park 9/15/17
The Counseling Center at Fair Lawn, Fair Lawn 9/26/17
Heart of Hannah Women's Center, Paterson 10/2/17
Community Hope Inc., Parsippany 10/4/17
Jefferson Township Rescue Squad, Lake Hopatcong 10/5/17
Integrity Inc., Newark 10/18/17
Integrity Inc., Secaucus 10/24/17
Lakeland YMCA, Mountain Lakes 11/16/17

Central Region

Hamilton Square Baptist Church, Hamilton Square 9/12/17
Home Front, Ewing 9/14/17
Summit Behavioral Health, Princeton Junction 9/18/17
Wellspring Center for Prevention, East Brunswick 9/25/17
JSAS Healthcare, Neptune - Every Tuesday & Wednesday

Southern Region

Greater Bridgeton Family Success Center, Bridgeton 9/19/17
Clayton Municipal Building Court Room
, Clayton 9/26/17
Millman Center, Villas 10/10/17
Cure Ministry Light House Church, Cape May Courthouse 10/12/17
Woodman Company, Marlton 10/25/17
Cape Assist, Wildwood 11/28/17
Living Proof Recovery Center, Voorhees 1st Tuesday of the Month
Urban Treatment Associates - Eng, Camden
Urban Treatment Associates - Sp, Camden



Family Education Groups

NJ Connect for Recovery 1-855-652-3737

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