New Public Health Orders

New Public Health Orders

“Your mask protects me and my mask protects you.” RxSafe Marin wants to remind you to wear your mask or face covering when out in public. Face coverings, such as a mask or bandanna, are now required in public for those over the age of 12. For more...
California MAT Expansion Project Progress Report

California MAT Expansion Project Progress Report

To combat the opioid epidemic, the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) implemented the Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Expansion Project. The Project aims to increase access to MAT, reduce unmet treatment needs, and reduce opioid overdose-related...
May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

One in five people in the U.S. will experience a mental illness during their lifetime, right now, we are all facing unique challenges that are impacting our mental health. Sheltering in place, social isolation, loss of income is the devastating fallout from an...
How is America Feeling?

How is America Feeling?

As Covid-19 sweeps across the community, many are afraid for the health of ourselves and loved ones. People are forced to put their work and incomes on hold, homeschooling kids and everyone everywhere must stay away from social situations. It’s scary, isolating, and...
Youth Can Build Resiliency Coping with Covid-19

Youth Can Build Resiliency Coping with Covid-19

In these extraordinary times, parents and caregivers need to be aware of their children’s mental health. during the Covid-19 pandemic, some youth may show signs of anxiety or concern but will likely manage just fine with the support of parents and caregivers. But some...
DEA Drug Take-Back Day

DEA Drug Take-Back Day

The DEA sponsors two DEA Drug Take Back Day events annually, in April and October. The October 2019 Drug Take-Back Day collected over 440 tons unwanted medication and 460 tons was collected at the April 2019 event, a total of nearly 1,000 tons of unwanted, unused or...