NARCAN kits part of effort to fight drug emergency

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — With the state of emergency declaration Wednesday due to the recent rise of overdoses, the Broome County Health Department is working with other officials to do what they can to combat this drug emergency. One part of that is receiving 200 NARCAN kits from the state.

“New York State Oasis has sent 200 new NARCAN kits to Broome County as of this morning. We will be working with our community partners to get those out as quickly as possible to the community,” said Rebecca Kaufman, Director of Public Health for Broome County.

NARCAN kits part of effort to fight drug emergency