Know the signs of overdose.

Carry naloxone. Save a life.

Get free naloxone (also known as Narcan).

It’s easy to use and you might save a life.

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Increase in overdose deaths over the past 10 years in Guilford County
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Guilford County ranks in the top 10 EMS overdose encounters in NC
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Signs of Overdose

  • Loss of consciousness
  • Breathing is slow, erratic, or stopped
  • Unresponsive
  • Body is limp
  • Vomiting
  • Choking or gurgling sounds
  • Face pale or clammy
  • Slow or erratic pulse

Why Naloxone (Narcan)?

Naloxone (brand name Narcan) can help reverse an overdose when given to the victim quickly. Guilford County offers free naloxone kits and instructions/training on its use. Add naloxone to your first aid kit and you can help save a life. Pick up your free kit at the following locations:

High Point Location

Tuesday and Friday
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
122 SW Cloverleaf Pl.
High Point, NC 27262

Tuesday and Friday
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

410 Gatewood Ave
High Point, NC 27262

Greensboro Location

2 p.m. –  5 p.m.
1601 Walker Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27403

2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
1601 Walker Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27403

Get Help

Help is available. Addiction is an illness and can be treated. Find resources for you, a family member, or a friend.

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