Lights for Recovery

This is an open community event where we join together to Celebrate Recovery, Support those still struggling with Substance Use Disorder, and Remember the lives lost to overdose. Candlelight Vigil begins at sunset and Opioid Overdose Reversal training will be available to all in attendance.

Nashville – Opioid Overdose Reversal (Naloxone) Training

This event will be held virtually on Zoom. Please register using the link on Eventbrite. Presenters Dustin Ritchie and Matt Brown serve as Regional Overdose Prevention Specialists in southern middle Tennessee working under a program funded by TDMHSAS. Get ready for International Overdose Awareness Day (August 31) by equipping yourself with the knowledge on how […]

Meeting People Where They Are: Urban TN Panel

Virtual

Tennessee is a diverse state in many ways, and that requires unique approaches to statewide problems like overdose prevention and substance use disorder. Join us for a pair of panel discussions with community outreach workers representing four statewide programs. They will share their experiences working to prevent overdoses and save lives in Tennessee.

Free

Lafayette-International Overdose Awareness Balloon Release

A time to remember the lives lost to overdose locally and worldwide. This event is hosted by Macon County Prevention Coalition and Macon Community Hospital. Region 3N Regional Overdose Prevention Specialists will provide Opioid Overdose Reversal Training. Contact: Suzanne Angel Phone: 6155881622 Email: Sangel.rops3n@gmail.com

Lebanon- International Overdose Awareness in Wilson County

DrugFree WilCo invites you to join us for International Overdose Awareness Day on August 31st. “In Remembrance Of” cards displayed and shared of lost loved ones to overdose Proclamation presentation Recovery Program at The Journey Church How to get involved with DrugFree WilCo What you can do in the community – Upcoming events Naloxone Training […]

Elizabethton- International Overdose Awareness Day Rally

Please join Carter County Drug Prevention at the Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library on 8/31 for Overdose Prevention Education, a Memorial for Loved Ones lost to addiction, Free Naloxone training and kits, Free Medication Lock Boxes, Free Medication Disposal, and Resources for Prevention and Treatment. Contact: Brooke Jones Phone: Email: brooke@cartercountydrugprevention.org

Sevier Co- Focus on the Family

Free Family Event! August 31st is set aside to remember those who lost their lives as a result of a drug overdose. This event will provide resources and educational materials to families with hopes of preventing more deaths related to substance misuse within Sevier County. Monty Burkes, Ph.D., Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance […]

Free