Narcan Device Recall

Naloxone/Narcan® Device Recall

On November 2, 2016, naloxone (Narcan®) kit manufacturer Teleflex Medical  issued a voluntary recall for the older overdose rescue kits because the atomizer device producing a stream instead of a fine mist, which can reduce the effectiveness of the medication.

  • As  of June 2016, Health Department had already switched to the new naloxone  delivery device that is not affected by the recall.
  • Additional supplies have been ordered to ensure  an  adequate number of the new kits is on hand to cover any needed replacements.
  • There is no shortage in Vermont of naloxone overdose rescue kits.
  • Anyone  who wants a naloxone  kit, or who has the recalled device,  can get the new version from their nearest naloxone distribution pilot site.

Recalled Device:         If you have this version of the device, contact a naloxone distribution pilot site for a replacement:

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Women’s Meeting

Women’s AA meeting has returned to the Turning Point Center, Monday’s 5:30 PM, check out our calendar.

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The Turning Point Center of Addison County Has a New Home

We are finally all moved into our new location;  54 A1 Creek Road, located next to CVOEO and the new Middlebury Recreation Center.  Come by and see our new digs, sit down and have a cup of coffee.

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New meetings times and activities!

Take a look at our updated calendar for new meeting times, new activities, and new opportunities to learn, share, and grow!

http://turningpointaddisonvt.org/turning-point-meetings-activities-and-events/

 

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Hours Change!

As the days get shorter and colder, the Turning Point hopes to help the community by providing a warm, friendly, safe social space. To that end, we are changing our Saturday hours to be open 5pm-9pm! The 10am meeting will still take place, but this will allow us to plan more activities and events for the weekend evening hours.

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