Hundreds of people at Empire State Plaza to discuss addiction recovery

Gillibrand: opioid stats devastating, unacceptable
Community leaders direct funds to best spots to fight opioid crisis
Roundtable discussion looks at opioid epidemic
Gov. Cuomo proposes ban on deadly fentanyl copycat opioids

Opioid Resources

NYS Office of Mental Health

NYS Department of Health: Addressing the Opioid Epidemic in New York State

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Opioid Overdose

The Addictions Care Center of Albany, NY

Rensselaer County Department of Mental Health

NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

Friends of Recovery - New York

Drug Take Backs


Rite Aid



NYS Medication Drop Box Locations

National Prescription Drug Take BackDay

Siena Poll: most NYers see vaping as serious health problem
HANYS Opioid Summit focuses on reducing stigma, sharing treatment success stories
Partnership aims for better communication to help fight opioid crisis
Saratoga County Jail to open wing for inmates with addictions and inmates who are veterans
Saratoga Springs community gathers to help fight addiction
Saratoga Springs-based college offers first-of-its-kind addictions degree
Busy night of drug overdoses has Schenectady police very concerned
Opioid memorial unveiled at Empire State Plaza
Proposed program would mean follow-ups for Berkshire County opioid overdose victims
Grieving Wilton mom offers warning about heroin

Schumer discusses new tech to aid police fighting opioid epidemic

Billboards target growing opioid epidemic

Woman's Fonda farm helping moms recovering from opioid addiction

Addiction recovery center in Valatie helping save lives

Prescription For Progress: Where do we go from here?

Treatment options often lacking for opioid addicts

Prescription For Progress: Who's To Blame?

Siena Research Institute survey sheds light on opioid crisis

Prescription for Progress: United Against Opioid Addiction

Non-opioid drug Gabapentin becoming part of the heroin epidemic

Preventing substance abuse in Schodack

Study: Kids accidentally ingesting dangerous opioids