Post Tagged with: "Harm Reduction"

City Of Pawtucket To Open All Safe Stations On January 3, 2022

  Starting January 3, 2022, the City of Pawtucket will have an operational safe station in its fire stations across the city in an effort to reduce incidents related to substance use disorders. With the completion of all the necessary training with Gateway Health and the Pawtucket Public Safety team,[Read More…]

by December 30, 2021

American Medical Association: Rhode Island Governor McKee Signs Into Law “First In Nation” Harm Reduction Center Program!

Rhode Island today became the first state in the nation to enact a law authorizing a two-year pilot program for harm reduction centers to help save lives from drug-related overdose and death. Harm reduction centers, also known as overdose prevention sites or supervised injection facilities, connect people who use drugs to resources and evidence-based[Read More…]

by July 9, 2021