Contra Costa County MEDS Coalition

Prescription Drug Safety & Overdose Prevention

Contra Costa County MEDS Coalition
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Naloxone Saves Lives!

Free Narcan Kits & Training Available

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Lived-experience Interviews
Hear from your community members about their experience with prescription drug misuse
Contra Costa Crisis Center
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NCAPDA Youth Capstone Project Celebration Event (1)
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The Opioid Crisis in Contra Costa County At a Glance

  348 opioid-related ED visits in 2022

169 opioid-related overdose deaths in 2022

463,914 prescriptions for opioids (excluding buprenorphine) in Contra Costa in 2022

105 Opioid Overdose Hospitalizations in 2022