Fayette County

Free Narcan kits to be distributed on Fridays

On Friday, the health department will distribute free naloxone kits to the public to help reverse opioid overdoses.
On Friday, the health department will distribute free naloxone kits to the public to help reverse opioid overdoses.

Free naloxone kits to help reverse opioid overdoses will be available to the public beginning Friday through a partnership between the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department and the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center, part of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health.

Kits will be distributed from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays in the Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room at the health department’s main location at 650 Newtown Pike. The kits will be provided as part of the needle-exchange program and will be available to participants, family and friends. Phone: 859-252-2371.

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