In the Media

Naloxone Program Continues to Save Lives, Despite Deepening Crisis

August 13, 2017

People have reported reversing more than 1,200 overdoses since December 2013 with free naloxone provided by the state, according to the program’s director. . . . Safe Recovery, a needle exchange in downtown Burlington operated by the Howard Center, is by far the largest distribution site, having passed out 71 percent of the 3,286 naloxone kits distributed thus far in 2017, according to the organization’s internal figures and those released by the Health Department. Read more . . .

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