Tuesday, October 25, 2016
About 65 persons today attended a Westport Town Hall session on “Protecting Our Families from the Opioid-Heroin Epidemic.” Speaker was John Douglas, clinical director of the outpatient addiction program at Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan. The event was sponsored by the Town of Westport, the Westport Police Department, the Westport PTA, Silver Hill, and Positive Youth Development. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) WestportNow.com photo
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The Good Samaritan state law protects anyone who calls for help for a person who has overdosed. (That person is also protected from arrest, etc.) Our police carry narcan in their cars and have been trained in its use. If you see someone in trouble, call someone who can help! You can save lives.