4/18/2016 – 10:21 am
Hancock Public Health has been awarded a grant to help people recover from drug overdoses. The $24,000 grant from the Ohio Department of Health will help them purchase Naloxone kits and expand opiate overdose education.
The two-year grant will provide $24,000 each year and allow the health department to buy as many as 400 Naloxone kits. Additionally, the department will expand their community education programs and outreach.
Naloxone is a life-saving medication that is administered to reverse the effects of an opiate overdose.Read More →