Free Naloxone events! Click here to see the schedule and locations.
Free Rapid REVIVE training and dispensing of Naloxone nasal spray used to treat suspected opioid overdoses.
Community members interested in carrying Naloxone.
Local health departments. Click here for clinic locations.
- Charlottesville/Ablemarle Health Department
- Fluvanna County Health Department
- Greene County Health Department
- Louisa County Health Department
434-989-3292 or 434-484-0255
Free medication disposal kits. Each bag can deactivate and destroy up to 45 pills, 6 ounces of liquid, or 6 patches. Bags contain a pouch of activated charcoal. To use, place unused medication in bag and fill halfway with warm tap water; wait 30 seconds, seal tightly, gently shake bag, and dispose in normal trash can.
Any Blue Ridge Health District Department location. Click here for locations.
Click here to find the health department location closest to you.
Permanent collection sites where you can drop off expired or unused medication.
Find a list of disposal sites near you through the DEA website here.
- Virginia Opioid Addiction Indicators Dashboard (Virginia Department of Health)
- Virginia Fatal Drug Overdose Data (Virginia Department of Health)
- Virginia Emergency Department Visits for Drug Overdose Data (Virginia Department of Health)
- Virginia Social Indicators Dashboard
- National Opioid Prescribing Rate Maps (Centers from Disease Control and Prevention)
- For more information on addiction and substance use disorder services in BRHD, visit: https://helphappenshere.org/
- Injection drug use can increase the risk of infectious disease transmission. BRHD offers free HIV and Hepatitis C testing. For more information visit: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/blue-ridge/sexual-health-services/