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Heroin Addiction

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Explore the Center for Rural Pennsylvania’s efforts in combating our region’s Heroin epidemic.

 

To read the report “Heroin: Combating this Growing Epidemic in PA” released by The Center for Rural Pennsylvanian as a result of their public hearings, click here:

http://www.rural.palegislature.us/documents/reports/HerionReportFinal2015.pdf

 

Addiction resources can be found at:

The Pennsylvania Dept. of Drug and Alcohol Programs: http://www.ddap.pa.gov

And: https://apps.ddap.pa.gov/gethelpnow/

 

In Luzerne and Wyoming Counties, you can call the Luz.-Wyoming Drug and Alcohol Program, Case Management Unit at:

M-F, 8am-4:30pm: 570-826-3035

After Hours/Weekends: 1-888-829-1341

 

To learn more about The Center for Rural Pennsylvania, visit their site here:

 http://www.rural.palegislature.us

 

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