Schools can prepare for opiate overdose.

“In 2016, about 3,621 Washington State 12th graders had tried heroin at least once and even more (about 4,526) use pain killers to get high in any given month.”

If a student overdoses, a medication called naloxone could save their life.

To prevent and prepare for opiate overdose, schools can:

Sources:  Healthy Youth Survey and StopOverdose.org