Drugs and Our Community Conference on October 17-18

Drugs and Our Community Conference on October 17-18

The ELKS 1108 San Rafael is hosting a 2-day interactive conference on the negative impacts of drugs and how we can work together as a community to create positive solutions. The cost is $100, but scholarships are available. Seats are limited. The purpose of the...
International Overdose Day is August 31st, Every Year

International Overdose Day is August 31st, Every Year

Marin Recognizes Overdose Awareness Day The Marin County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution recognizing August 31 as International Overdose Awareness Day. Our elected leaders have prioritized this issue since the launch of RxSafe Marin in 2014. Board members...
Opioid Prescriptions, Overdose Deaths Fall in Marin

Opioid Prescriptions, Overdose Deaths Fall in Marin

Data over 5 years shows progress of RxSafe Marin and community partners Opioid prescribing in Marin has decreased 48 percent since 2014, when safe prescribing was made a local public health priority. In 2013, 39 Marin County residents died from overdoses, mostly due...