The Adirondack Health Institute will serve the Adirondack North Country Region of New York State (NYS) and the RCORP Implementation III Grant will:
Implement a regional approach to support a positive shift in community norms;
Develop systems that support early screening, identification, and treatment;
Increase collaboration and understanding of available resources;
Implement community and school-based prevention models and education;
Convene task forces and workgroups to achieve a shared vision of a regionalized approach to supporting sustained recovery, increased treatment and understanding of harm reduction; and
Initiate training strategies to increase the SUD/OUD workforce.
The Consortium will leverage, build on and expand relationships created during the RCORP-Planning project and will be premised on the tools and resources available as part of a community impact model to ensure coordination, communication support and empowerment of local communities to address opioid use and reduce overdose deaths across the full continuum of care.
- Champlain Valley Family Center
- St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment & Recovery Centers
- Council for Prevention of Warren and Washington
- Hamilton Fulton Montgomery Prevention Council
The RCORP Implementation Grant will serve Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, St. Lawrence, and rural areas of Warren and Washington Counties.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Rural Communities Opioid Response Program
HRSA RCORP Implementation Guide
Stigma and person centered language via NIDA
National Harm Reduction Coalition:
Warren County OD Response Dashboard
Harm Reduction as an Act of Compassion
NYS Opioid Dashboard
Washington County OD Response Dashboard
HHS Overdose Prevention Strategy
NYS Opioid Annual Report 2020
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