Narcan Training Events

The Saratoga County Department of Health regularly holds Narcan distribution events throughout the county. Participants are trained in how to recognize an opioid overdose and administer nasal Narcan. Training takes about 10 minutes and a free Narcan Rescue Kit is provided. These are free, drop in events. All Narcan training events are listed on the countywide calendar.


Resources

Information for Businesses and Organizations

NaloxBox Program

Mental Health & Substance Use Disorder Resource Guide

How ToHow To

How to use Narcan, Fentanyl & Xylazine Test Strips

Good Samaritan Law

Substance Use Surveillance Dashboard


Narcan Training Video


How to Use Fentanyl Test Strips


How to Use Xylazine Test Strips

To request free Fentanyl or Xylazine test strips, please call or visit MATTERS: (765) 628-8377 https://mattersnetwork.org/individual-request/

Those who are interested in obtaining a Narcan kit can fill out the form below. After completing the form, a member of our team will reach out to you to provide you with a kit.


    NaloxBox Program

    The NaloxBox serves as a public emergency intervention tool designed to house multiple, free, prepackaged doses of nasal naloxone spray to improve the capacity of bystanders in order to save the lives of those experiencing an opioid overdose. The contents of the boxes are free and open to the public.

    NaloxBox Locations

    Location Address Unit Location on Premises
    Ballston Spa Public Library 21 Milton Ave, Ballston Spa, NY, 12020 Second floor, outside restrooms
    Clifton Park Halfmoon Public Library 475 Moe Road, Clifton Park, NY, 12065 First floor behind the Circulation Desk
    Corinth Free Library 89 Main St, Corinth, NY, 12822 At main entrance
    Galway Public Library 2112 East St, Galway, NY, 12074 Across from the bathrooms, near the front entrance
    Mechanicville Public District Library 190 N Main Street, Mechanicville, NY, 12118 At the entrance, to the right of the Circulation Desk
    RISE Adelphi Street Shelter 4 Adelphi Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Outside of restrooms
    Round Lake Library: Clark House 31 Wesley Ave, Round Lake, NY, 12151 First floor near the public copier
    Round Lake Library: Malta Branch 1 Bayberry Dr, Ballston Spa, NY, 12020 Inside the main library by public computer #1
    Saratoga Performing Arts Center 108 Avenue of the Pines, Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866 The Pines Building male and female restrooms and the Pinecone Building male and female restrooms
    Saratoga Springs Public Library 49 Henry Street, Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866 Second floor, outside of unisex restroom
    Schuylerville Public Library 52 Ferry Street, Schuylerville, NY, 12871 Hallway outside of public restroom
    Stillwater Public Library 712 Hudson Ave, Stillwater, NY 12170 Main entrance, above fire extinguisher
    Town of Ballston Community Library 2 Lawmar Ln, Burnt Hills, NY, 12027 Hallway outside of public restrooms
    Waterford Public Library 117 Third Street, Waterford, NY, 12188 Adult reading area, near both library entrances

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