Resources

Opioid Overdose Prevention and Education Project

Factsheets

Stay Connected : When to Release the Old for the New

There are times when we truly need to let go of the old to make way for the new.

Stay Connected : The Search and the Wait can be Worth It

Sometimes it seems like we are all alone. That there is no one – no way to move ahead in a good way. No one there to support or help us as we search for new beginnings.

Stay Connected : The Leeks

The Leeks are ready, Robin has returned, and the Pussy Willow has bloomed. The Air has a fresh yet muddy smell.

Virtual Recovery Resources

In the Rooms
https://www.intherooms.com
A global recovery community that hosts a list of links to daily online meetings ranging from AA, NA, Adult Children of Alcoholics, Women in Recovery, Trauma and Recovery, Gamblers Anonymous and more. The meeting list can be filtered by type, i.e. NA, AA, etc.

Area 74 Northwoods Alcoholics Anonymous
http://northwoodsaa.org/events/
Provides a list of online and in person meetings. Scroll down to the bottom of the page for the online Zoom meetings.

Woods and Waters Area of Narcotics Anonymous
http://www.woodsandwatersna.org/
Virtual meetings are listed under a tab at the top of the page. The page takes a long time to load. Please note: you can attend ANY virtual/online meeting no matter where you live. Learn how to attend a virtual meeting here.

Narcotics Anonymous
https://www.na.org/meetingsearch/
Offers a variety of online and skype meeting options

Cocaine Anonymous
https://www.ca-online.org
Offers online support and services

Refuge Recover
https://refugerecovery.org/meetings
Provides online and virtual support

Sobergrid
https://www.sobergrid.com
Offers an online platform to help any get sober and stay sober

Sober Recovery
https://www.soberrecovery.com/forums/
Provides an online forum for those in recovery and their friends and family

If you don’t have internet or cell access at home, or you’ve run out of data for the month, never fear! There are free WIFI in the parking lot of the following locations:

  • Lac du Flambeau Planning Department (The Chippewa Valley Bank Building)
  • Lac du Flambeau Boys Dorm (the Historic Preservation Building)
  • Lac d Flambeau - Abinoojiiyag Youth Center
  • Lac du Flambeau - Natural Resources Building

Drug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. More than 63,600 Americans died from drug overdoses in 2016. This is more than car accidents and gun homicides combined. In fact overdose is the leading cause of death for Americans under 50.

The U.S. is in the midst of an opioid overdose epidemic with every American state, county, socio-economic and ethnic group impacted. Opioids killed more than 42,000 people in 2016, representing 66% of all overdose deaths.

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Naloxone (NARCAN) Opioid Overdose Reversal

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