Gale R. Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP Commissioner of Health

Gale R. Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP, Commissioner of Health

The mission of the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is to promote and protect the health, safety, and well-being of Erie County residents through active prevention, education, enforcement, advocacy and partnerships.

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Opioids - Important Information

Important information regarding programs and resources in Erie County.

Community Trainings in Opioid Overdose Recognition & Naloxone Use

Narcan Kit

The Erie County Department of Health is offering FREE community trainings in opioid overdose recognition and the use of naloxone for reversal. Upon completion, participants will be able to recognize the signs and symptoms of an opioid overdose; administer naloxone (Narcan) properly; and take necessary follow-up steps.