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Narcan Training for All Ages

The Newport and Portsmouth Prevention Coalitions are sponsoring a Narcan training on Monday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the Portsmouth Library. The presentation will include basic information about common opioids, signs to look for in an overdoses, a few of the Good Samaritan Laws, how to administer the nasal form of Narcan, and a question and answer session. No needles or injectable forms of Narcan will be available. This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required so adequate amounts of supplies can be provided. To register or for more information, call 401-683-9457 or visit

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