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International Overdose Awareness Day

Opioid Overdose Reversal Trainings

To mark International Overdose Awareness Day, August 31, 2019, the department and our community partners and Regional Overdose Prevention Specialists are holding a week's worth of trainings for different groups.  Events that are open to the public contain additional information to attend.  Please check back as this listing will be updated with new events.

Region 1 (Upper East TN):

P&S Pharmacy
August 31, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
613 Watauga Street, Kingsport, TN 37660

Region 2N (East TN):

Oak Ridge Unitarian Universalist Church
August 27, 6:00 p.m.
809 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

1 additional non-public training

Region 3N (Upper Cumberland):

Naloxone Training, 8/29, 11:00 a.m.
Timberloft Restaurant
470 Gordonsville Hwy. Gordonsville, TN 38563
For information/register: contact Suzanne Angel 615-588-1622

Candlelight Vigil, August 31, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Putnam County Courthouse Square
300 E Spring Street, Cookeville, TN 38501

Region 3S (Southeast TN):

New Home Baptist Church
August 31, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
2809 13th Ave. Chattanooga, TN 37407

Focus Treatment Center
August 31, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7429 Shallowford Road, Chattanooga, TN 37407

Region 4 (Nashville):

State Employee Training
Tennessee Tower, TN Rooms 1&2
312 Rosa L. Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37243

West End Methodist Church, August 29, 10:15 a.m.
2200 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203

Nashville Recovery Center, August 31, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6030 Neighborly Avenue, Nashville, TN 37209

Private trainings:
8/27 YWCA Domestic Violence Shelter
8/27 BNA Airport Police
8/27 Genesis
8/28 Buffalo Valley

Region 5N1 (Northern Middle TN):

Fort Campbell 1st Responders
August 27 and 28 (Private Training)

Region 5S (Southern Middle TN):

Coffee County Jail, Women’s HOPE re-entry program, August 26 (Private Training)

HELP Coalition of Lincoln County
August 27, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
1706 Pulaski Hwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334
Please Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/naloxone-narcan-lunch-and-learn-training-tickets-67518727331?fbclid=IwAR0LDBfVcnc7TatyJMwxSmi8pMSqy9bs_AnWqVkYbdvy0pyoJbszwtO2ws0

Medical Forum, Lawrenceburg, August 27 (Private Training)

Region 6N (Northwest TN):

August 27, 6:30 p.m.
204 N. Brewner Street, Paris, TN 38242

Region 6S (Southwest TN):

Rossville TN First Department
8/26 (Private Training)

Lexington Public Library
August 27, 4:00 p.m.
702 W Church Street, Lexington, TN 38351

Region 7 (Memphis):

International Overdose Awareness Day Remembrance Service
August 31, 6:30 p.m.
Martyr’s Park,  Channel 3 Drive,  Memphis, TN 38103