For release: 2018 End of Year Evaluation Report: Community Perceptions of Substance Use and Outcomes of Educational Activities

Service providers and community coalitions throughout Southern Arizona under contract with Cenpatico Integrated Care, Inc addressed substance use and misuse among youth and older adults across four Counties in Southern Arizona. Results from data collected across two years, 2016-2018, are reported. Topics include: Prevailing problems of substance misuse Community perceptions of youth access to substances […]

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Dispose-A-Med: Hosted by The Optimist Club of Yuma in partnership with the Yuma Police Department & Salvation Army

Protect Our Children Bring your unused / expired prescription and over the counter medication and we will dispose of them for you “properly”. When: Saturday November 18, 2017 From 10:00 AM to 2:00PM Where: Salvation Army Parking Lot Catalina & 4th Avenue Other: The Optimist Club of Yuma in partnership with the Yuma Police Department […]

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Opioid emergency response data released

First look at statewide opioid data in real time PHOENIX – New data collected in the Arizona opioid epidemic emergency response show opioid related events over the course of seven days. Last week, health care professionals, medical examiners, and emergency responders reported 191 suspected opioid overdoses in Arizona with 15 of those turning fatal. “This […]

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Application Period Now Open for Drug Collection Units!

Law Enforcement Agencies: Apply Today CVS/pharmacy® is teaming up with The Partnership at Drugfree.org to create an innovative community donation program through which local police departments can apply to receive a drug collection unit to help their communities safely dispose of unwanted medications, including controlled substances. Law enforcement drug collection programs help rid communities of […]

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