Post Overdose Response Team (PORT)

About

The Post Overdose Response Team (PORT) is a partnership between Rowan County Public Health, Rowan County Emergency Medical Services, and the Center for Prevention Services that provides supportive outreach to individuals who use opioids and/or at high risk of an opioid overdose.

Mission Statement

To end the cycle of repeat overdose by providing support, a connection to care, and the education that people may need in order to transform near-death experiences into life-changing events that will hopefully lead to recovery and a more prosperous life.