This program is a self-paced instructional tool designed to provide First Responders with the a uniform naloxone training curriculum. Once completed, First Responders will be prepared to distribute the SAVE-A-LIFE curriculum to individuals affected by opioid overdose; including survivors, family members, friends, and bystanders.
The federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), in conjunction with the First Responders-Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (FR-CARA), paved the way for a partnership between
Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office and Rowan University School of Medicine.
These agencies will provide First Responders will Naloxone to distribute to the individuals they engage in the SAVE-A-LIFE training program.