Opioid Overdose Prevention
Take A.C.T.I.O.N. and Save A Life
OverdoseACTION.org is a collaboration between Community Mental Health Partnership of Southeast Michigan in association with Project S.T.O.P. (Strategies Targeting Opioid and Prescription Drug Abuse), University of Michigan School of Nursing, Home of New Vision, and Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office with the mission to reduce opioid overdoses in the four counties of Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, and Washtenaw.
With funding received from Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation, OverdoseACTION.org's goals are to:
Increase access to naloxone for first responders and the community;
Deliver opioid overdose prevention education to the community online and in person;
Provide technical assistance and consultation to organizations and individuals to develop, implement, and evaluate opioid overdose prevention education.