#EndOverdoseNRV: Television Ad

NRVCS Community Wellness & Outreach recently utilized a portion of its Partnerships For Success (PFS) funding to launch a new awareness campaign around overdose and opioid misuse, in response to a documented increase of overdoses in the New River Valley region over the past nine months. A major component of the campaign is a :30-second…

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A one-on-one conversation with “Dopesick” author Beth Macy

Our latest podcast features an interview with New York Times best-selling author Beth Macy, author of “Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and The Drug Company That Addicted America.” Macy is also creator of the Audible Original audio documentary, “Dopesick: Finding Tess.” In our conversation, we discuss the overwhelming response to “Dopesick” and some of the spinoff projects…

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Giles County sees spike in overdose deaths this year

From www.wdbj7.com Reporter Jen Cardone interviews Chief Deputy S.T. Moye with the Giles County Sheriff’s Office and Mike Wade with New River Valley Community Services about the increase in overdose and related fatalities in the community, as well as the measures being taken to address the issue. (Story first aired 6/25/2020) https://www.wdbj7.com/2020/06/26/giles-county-sees-spike-in-overdose-deaths-this-year/?fbclid=IwAR1sKk9NbSO2ebJ5e4OF-GLmueMzYqWiHI9hh-zfJ82Vqd4o6m8E5IBT7KQ

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