Combat Heroin and Prescription Drug Abuse

addiction can happen to anyone, any family, at any time

For help: Call 1-877-8-HOPENY (1-877-846-7369) Text HOPENY (Short Code: 467369) Visit www.oasas.ny.gov/accesshelp

For help call 1-877-8-HOPENY (1-877-846-7369) Text HOPENY (Short Code: 467369) Visit www.oasas.ny.gov/accesshelp

Get Involved

No community is immune to heroin or prescription opioid addiction.  Heroin abuse and misuse is a problem in rural, suburban and urban communities across the state.  Public awareness and community involvement are key factors in addressing this problem.

When a community joins together to address a serious issue, such as opioid and heroin addiction, they can accomplish great things.  No one can stop this problem by themselves.  Coming together to address the problem of opioid and heroin addiction is an important step in combating this issue.

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For information on how you can get involved in a community coalition, contact your local prevention provider

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