To form a partnership of community, social and government agencies dedicated to reducing the demand for heroin in our communities; to educating our citizens of the prevalence of the heroin problem, the signs and symptoms of addiction, and the resources available; to eliminating drug related crime in our communities, through public education, advocacy, media, law enforcement, and legislation.
To report drug problems in your community call Nassau County District Attorney's Office Anonymous Tip Line at 516-739-6666
Mission Statement
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1-877-8-HOPE-NY (1-877-846-7369)
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Treatment and Prevention
Treatment and Prevention: listing of all detox, inpatient, outpatient and counseling centers across Long Island.
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H E L P 24 / 7
Oct  9, 2014 - Recognize and Prevent an Overdose
Oct 14, 2014 - Lethal Drugs: What Every Parent Should Know
Oct 17, 2014 - Person Centered Care - FLYER
Nov 2, 2014 - Drug Reclamation
Jan  9, 2015 - Identifying Current Drug Trends FLYER
Jan 12, 2015 - Recognize and Prevent an Overdose
Jan 15, 2015 - Opioid Overdose Prevention Class FLYER
Jan 28, 2015 - Recognize and Prevent an Overdose FLYER
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Teens and Young Adults
Teens and Young Adults: find the facts about heroin, effects of heroin on the brain and body.  Signs of drug use, symptoms of overdose and information on support groups.
Family and Community
Family and Community: helpful lists and PDF documents to keep your child drug free, how to talk to your child, information on NCPD drug analysis program and physical and behavorial signs of drug use.
NCPD 2014 Heroin Arrests
Letter from NC Commissioner of Health
Drug Test Your Teen
Prescription Drug Descriptions
How Parents Can Protect Their Teens
Contaminated Heroin: A Serious Danger
 
Jun 19, 2014 - Combating the Heroin Epidemic - NYS Governors Press Conference
Mar 18, 2014 - NYS Senate Announces Task Force on Heroin
Mar 11, 2014 - Database To Track Heroin
Feb 5, 2014  - Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death
 
 
 
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