Will County Substance Use Initiatives

Opioid overdose continues to be a major public health issue in the United States.  It has contributed significantly to accidental deaths among those who use or misuse illicit and prescription opioids.  The Will County Executive Office of Substance Use Initiatives supports the prevention, harm reduction and recovery services for the citizens of Will County affected by the opioid epidemic.

Preventing Overdose Deaths

What should I do if I think someone has overdosed ?

Preventing Overdose Deaths

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Why Narcan?

Narcan®(naloxone) is a prescription medicine that blocks the effects of opioids and reverses an overdose.

Narcan Distribution Program

Naloxone distribution and training to First Responders and other authorized community members (including family members) to reduce death from overdose.Learn More

Safe Passage Program

Safe Passage helps individuals with a substance use disorder access treatment.

Safe Passage

Upon request, the Office of SUI will provide assistance to any police department in Will County interested in starting a Safe Passage program.Learn More