Opioid Response

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  • Received a $268,000 grant in November 2019, which links justice-involved individuals to care and provides and post-overdose response.  Lead agencies: Haywood County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) and Meridian Behavioral Health Services (MBHS).  
  • Received a supply grant in 2022 from Lock Your Meds NC.  Lead agencies: HHSA and Mountain Projects.    
  • Planned and participated in the Western Regional Recovery Rally in September 2019, the largest in the state.  This initiative is led by Communities Rallying for Recovery and is comprised of many agencies.  Organizers  plan to hold a 2023 event.  
  • Participate in the Rural Communities Opioid Response Program consortium as part of a Health Resource Services Administration grant awarded to MBHS.  Lead agency: MBHS.  
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