Santa Clara County Offers Lifesaving Treatment to Combat Rise in Opioid Overdose Deaths

Santa Clara County is trying to equip the public with a lifesaving antidote that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose.

County Combines Addiction Treatment, Mental Health Departments

Given that clientele often overlaps, Santa Clara County will integrate its departments of Drug and Alcohol Services and Mental Health. Also, on the agenda for Tuesday’s county Board of Supervisors meeting: a new name for the South County Airport, making campaign disclosure forms available online and funding an anti-terrorism law enforcement communications network.