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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

Mount Kemble Hospital, Morristown 2/6
Vernon PAL, Vernon 2/21
Jefferson Township Rescue Squad, Lake Hopatcong Every Wednesday
First Reformed Church, Pompton Plains Every Tuesday and Thursday
Hope One, Morris County

Central Region

Connecticut Farms Presbyterian Church, Union 1/29
Prevention Links, Roselle Park 2/7
Hamilton Township Public Library, Trenton 2/12
Organization for Recovery, Plainfield 2/19
South Amboy Senior Center, South Amboy 2/21
Connecticut Farms Presbyterian Church, Union 2/26
JSAS Healthcare, Neptune - Every Tuesday & Wednesday 

Southern Region

Living Proof Recovery Center, Voorhees 2/5
Southern Regional Insitiute & ETTC at Stockton University, Galloway 2/6
Rowan College at Gloucester County, Sewell  2/14
Urban Treatment Associates - Eng, Camden
Urban Treatment Associates - Sp, Camden



Family Education Groups & Support Meetings

NJ Connect for Recovery 1-855-652-3737

Family Support Meetings

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