important public health news: Unfortunately, opioid addiction and overdoses have seen a sharp rise in Massachusetts

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But, there are ways the community can intervene. Join Somerville Prevention, Healthy Somerville, and several
community partners in learning how to recognize opioid abuse, where to find treatment and resources, and how to administer naloxone – a medication that can reverse some opioid overdoses.

Join the conversation and training on Tuesday, April 8, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., at 165 Broadway. This workshop is free, but registration is appreciated. To register or find out more, please contact Patty Contente at pcontente@somervillema.gov or 617-625-6600 ext. 4325.

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