Harrisburg, PA - Pennsylvania's Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Secretary Jen Smith recently addressed the incoming opioid settlement funding in Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth is slated to receive a maximum of $1.07 billion from the $26 billion agreement with the nation’s three major pharmaceutical distributors over... Read More.
Pennsylvania – If you know of someone with a substance use disorder or even if you don't think you know anyone who uses narcotics, Pennsylvania officials are urging you to carry naloxone, sometimes known by its brand name Narcan. First responders have already been strongly... Read More.
Howard, PA — Congressman Glenn "GT" Thompson announced a $1,000,000 grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to Penn Highlands Dubois Regional Medical Center for the Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP)-Implementation grant. Over the next three years, this funding will aim to strengthen and expand... Read More.
Clearfield, PA — Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced that Clearfield County has joined the Law Enforcement Treatment Initiative (LETI), a program launched by Attorney General Shapiro in collaboration with law enforcement that provides assistance to Pennsylvanians suffering from substance use disorders in enrolling in... Read More.