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Michael’s Hope

Riverhead Free Library to host program on opioid addiction and free Narcan training

If you know someone who suffers from an addiction to opioids, you won't want to miss this free program.

Heroin: How you can tell if someone you love is using and what to do about it

Here's a rundown of the signs and symptoms of heroin use, places to turn for help if someone you care about is using, plus an explanation of how an overdose happens and how naloxone reverses it.

‘A powerful week’ for Michael’s Hope: Laurel man’s group hosts first Narcan training and earns tax-exempt status

More than 100 people turned out for the first community Narcan training hosted by Michael's Hope, an organization founded by a Laurel man inspired by his brother's heroin overdose death to combat the deadly drug.