Tag Archives: Overdose Reversal

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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Mangano: Crisis Center Funding Increased To Assist Individuals Revived From A Heroin Overdose And In Emotional Distress

By Eden Laikin Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter and Human Services Acting Commissioner Dr. James Dolan announced today that the County’s residential crisis center – New Hope in Freeport – will soon be … Continue reading

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Mangano and Gonsalves Host Drug Overdose Prevention Seminar

By Eden Laikin Provided Free Overdose Reversal Kits to Participants More than 500 average, non-medically trained Long Islanders, are now equipped, and ready, to save a life – thanks to a 90-minute training by Nassau County’s mental health and substance … Continue reading

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