KEYNOTES AND PRESENTATIONS
Governor Janet Mills held her 5th Annual Opioid Response Summit on Thursday, July 20, 2023 at the Cross Insurance Arena In Portland. This year's theme: The Power of Prevention, Focus on Families. There were over 1000 people in attendance and the day included keynote speakers and breakout sessions, with the voices of persons in recovery featured prominently again this year.
Governor Janet Mills convenes Maine's fifth annual opioid response summit
Governor Janet Mills convened Maine's fifth annual opioid response summit on Thursday, in Portland’s Cross Insurance Arena, bringing together 1,400 policymakers and the recovery community to curb an epidemic that costs the state a dozen lives every week and hundreds of lives every year.
Photo(s) Credit: Erin Towns Photography
Held on September 10, 2021
Maine Naloxone Distribution Initiative (MNDI)
Held on October 1, 2021
New Overdose Spike Alert System
The Road Ahead, looking back on 2021 and Maine’s Opioid Response strategy and priorities for 2022.
Connecting Communities of Recovery, Inside and Outside of Maine’s Correctional Facilities
Invisible Disability: Overdose, Brain Injury, and the Impact of Cognitive Impairment on Service Delivery and Treatment
Responding to the Epidemic within a Pandemic: Shatterproof’s Approach to Addressing Addiction