Opioid Epidemic

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The health center would treat low-income patients struggling with opioid addiction

Westchester and Rockland counties have reportedly seen a 200% increase in opioid deaths with 143 deaths in 2016, up from 49 in 2015

Trump: "It is time to liberate our communities from this scourge of drug addiction"

One grieving mother is working with the Rockland Council on Alcoholism and other Drug Dependence to host recovery and remembrance rallies

Opioid fatalities in the county increased more than 200 percent from 2010 to 2015

Four from Haverstraw and five from New York City face between 10 years and life in prison for selling heroin, fentanyl, cocaine, and crack

Community leaders hosted health experts for a discussion and have a drug take-back event June 2nd and 3rd

There will be a free Narcan training session held this weekend as leaders and health officials look to combat rising opioid deaths

All school nurses are required to go through special training to administer naloxone

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