Tag Archives: Narcan

Mangano Announces Free Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Great Neck

Mineola, NY –  Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, and County Legislator Ellen Birnbaum will join with COPAY Inc. treatment center and Great Neck Public Schools to invite residents to attend a free Overdose Prevention Workshop with Naloxone (Narcan) training … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers First Bilingual Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Hempstead

By Eden Laikin Mineola, NY –  Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, and the Nassau County Office of Minority Affairs, invite residents to attend the County’s first free Bilingual Overdose Prevention Workshop with Naloxone (Narcan) training, on Friday, Dec. 8, … Continue reading

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Mangano Cites 8% Decrease in Overdose Deaths so far in 2017

By Eden Laikin Nassau County has seen 8% fewer overdose deaths this year, over the same time last year – according to Police Department reports; those records also show an 8% increase in overdose reversals, or lives saved with Narcan, … Continue reading

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Slight Decrease in Nassau Deaths from Heroin and other Opiates

By Eden Laikin The number of fatal overdoses in Nassau County appears to be decreasing slightly since 2016, and more residents are being saved with the opioid overdose antidote, Narcan, this year – records show. According to Nassau County Police … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in BETHPAGE

Mineola, NY –  Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Rose Walker will join with the Nassau County Office of Emergency Management, and Family and Children’s Association, to invite residents to  a free Overdose Prevention Workshop on Monday, … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Roslyn

Mineola, NY –  Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton will join with Port Washington Police and St. Francis Hospital to invite residents to attend a free Overdose Prevention Workshop on Wednesday, Nov. 8 from 7pm-9pm … Continue reading

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Mangano: More lives saved, less overdose deaths in September

At least 45 people were saved from overdoses in Nassau last month – revived either by members of the Nassau Police Department or local volunteer fire departments – or by civilians who County officials trained to administer Narcan – the … Continue reading

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