Opioid Overdose Resources

The overdose epidemic continues to needlessly take the lives of so many people. So many of these deaths are preventable. Below is a list of local resources focused on identifying, responding, and preventing overdoses.

Georgia Overdose Prevention Project - An advocacy organization that provides free naloxone kits to Georgians through the mail.

Recovery in Georgia - Detailed guide featuring Georgia's Good Samaritan Laws, as well as a list of local overdose prevention resources.

HarmReduction.org - Features harm reduction strategies and provides information to help people identify, respond to, and prevent overdoses.

The Summit Wellness Group - This guide covers signs and symptoms of overdoses to eight of the most commonly abused drugs, along with advocacy and prevention resources. 

Opioid Overdose Rescue - You can help lower the tragic death rate from drug overdose by learning the Three Steps to Save a Life, and telling your friends and family members to do the same.