REDUCE HARM

Advance harm reduction.

Increase access to harm reduction services.

  • Expand syringe exchange program and build the capacity to provide education, testing, and referral to care throughout Dare County.

 

Make naloxone widely available.

  • Increase the number of naloxone kits distributed.

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Address social determinants of health and eliminate stigma.

Address determinants of health and eliminate stigma for people who use substances.

  • Continue to utilize current and former substance users and others in recovery to guide Saving Lives Task Force meetings.

  • Establish employment support services and increase workplace policies that support people with mental health concerns and/or substance use disorders.