ResearchProjects

RockawayGetsNaloxone
Funded by: NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Project dates: August 2022 - August 2028
Principal Investigator: Simmons, Janie
PROJECT DESCRIPTION

This initiative engages in community outreach and on-site or online training on how to prevent, recognize and respond to opioid-overdoses with naloxone. It also provides naloxone, as well as fentanyl test strips, primarily to Rockaway residents, but also to other residents of New York City, free of charge.