Broken No More is partnering in Pennsylvania with Pennsylvania Overdose Prevention Action Network (POPAN) and the Drug Policy Alliance to get life-saving Good Samaritan and naloxone access legislation passed. If you are a Pennsylvania resident, please click here now (this will only take you three minutes to complete) to tell your legislator that you support passage of HB2090, a Good Samaritan and naloxone access bill currently making it’s way though the PA legislature.
Every day, 105 people are dying in the United States due to an accidental overdose. This is a tragedy of epic proportions!
Two young adults from Simi Valley and Ojai who took lethal doses of opioids are still alive today thanks to an antidote provided at an overdose prevention and response workshop in Oak Park last October.
2013 was a landmark year in unraveling the disastrous war on drugs.
Liz and Marty Perkins fight to implement 911 Good Samaritan Law in the State of Delaware.
The leader of the Drug Policy Alliance speaks with The Fix about legalizing marijuana, harm reduction and the 12 Steps, psychedelic revelations and decriminalizing all drug possession.
YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: With Jon Bon Jovi joining him, Gov. Christie today signed the bipartisan Overdose Protection Act into law at a drug rehab center in Paterson — providing protection from prosecution to those who help overdose victims or those who administer antidotes in life-threatening situations.
Denise Cullen has lived through one of the worst tragedies a mother can experience – losing a child. But if there is anything worse than losing a child, it is losing a child to a drug overdose, because grief is accompanied by stigma and blame.