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Donation of Naloxone Auto-Injector Units Will Expand Access to Overdose-Reversing Antidote

As a new school year starts, nurses in Delaware’s public high schools will have access to the overdose-reversing drug naloxone through a donation to the Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) from a company that manufactures naloxone auto-injector units.




Governor’s Weekly Message: Increasing Funding Support to Address Addiction Epidemic

Governor Markell discusses how state and federal funding will support ongoing efforts to address the addiction epidemic in Delaware.




Governor Markell Marks Next Stage in Fight against Addiction Epidemic

Responding to the need for increased addiction treatment and recovery services statewide in the face of an epidemic that claims a life from overdose every other day, Governor Markell joined Department of Health and Social Services Secretary Rita Landgraf and other leaders to detail the state’s priorities for the $4.45 million in new resources provided by the Fiscal Year 2016 budget.




DHSS Launches Statewide Campaign for Prevention of Underage and Binge Drinking

As part of its coordinated strategy to reduce the impact of addiction, the Department of Health and Social Services on Thursday kicked off a statewide campaign for prevention of underage and binge drinking with events at high schools in each of Delaware’s three counties.




Governor’s Weekly Message: Expanding Treatment Services to Fight Addiction

Governor Markell outlines the most significant expansion of Delaware’s treatment services in over a decade in a proposal he announced earlier this week.







 Pages Tagged With: "Addiction"

Donation of Naloxone Auto-Injector Units Will Expand Access to Overdose-Reversing Antidote

As a new school year starts, nurses in Delaware’s public high schools will have access to the overdose-reversing drug naloxone through a donation to the Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) from a company that manufactures naloxone auto-injector units.




Governor’s Weekly Message: Increasing Funding Support to Address Addiction Epidemic

Governor Markell discusses how state and federal funding will support ongoing efforts to address the addiction epidemic in Delaware.




Governor Markell Marks Next Stage in Fight against Addiction Epidemic

Responding to the need for increased addiction treatment and recovery services statewide in the face of an epidemic that claims a life from overdose every other day, Governor Markell joined Department of Health and Social Services Secretary Rita Landgraf and other leaders to detail the state’s priorities for the $4.45 million in new resources provided by the Fiscal Year 2016 budget.




DHSS Launches Statewide Campaign for Prevention of Underage and Binge Drinking

As part of its coordinated strategy to reduce the impact of addiction, the Department of Health and Social Services on Thursday kicked off a statewide campaign for prevention of underage and binge drinking with events at high schools in each of Delaware’s three counties.




Governor’s Weekly Message: Expanding Treatment Services to Fight Addiction

Governor Markell outlines the most significant expansion of Delaware’s treatment services in over a decade in a proposal he announced earlier this week.