In the News

Jan 9

Wolf Administration Awards Nearly $1 Million in Grants to Higher Education Institutions for Opioid Prevention

"Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf announced today that the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) is awarding…"


Jan 16

Muhlenberg College Implements Opioid Overdose Prevention Program

"Allentown, PA - Muhlenberg College in Allentown is teaming up with the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs to…"


Jan 16

Drug and Alcohol Secretary Helps Kick Off Campus Opioid Prevention Projects at Muhlenberg College

"Allentown, PA - Today, Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Secretary Jennifer Smith joined community members and local officials at…"


Jan 17

Muhlenberg Receives $100,000 Opioid Prevention in Higher Education Grant

"Last week, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced that Muhlenberg would be…"


Jan 17

Muhlenberg College Kicks Off Opioid Prevention Project

"Kevan Shah, a sophomore at the college, studied the impact of opioid overdose deaths in…"


Aug 11

Working to End Overdose Together

"Muhlenberg tennis player Caroline Armknecht writes about her summer research aimed at..."


Aug 14

Issue brief: Reports of increases in opioid related overdose and other concerns during COVID pandemic

"As the COVID-19 global pandemic continues, so does the nation’s opioid epidemic..."


Aug 18

Wolf Administration: Third Naloxone Standing Order Allows Naloxone to be Obtained by Mail

"The Wolf Administration today announced that Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine signed an..."


Aug 19

Gov. Wolf Signs 11th Renewal of Opioid Disaster Declaration to Continue Work to Aid in Opioid Epidemic

"Governor Tom Wolf signed his 11th renewal of his January 2018 opioid disaster declaration to help..."


Aug 31

We Need Naloxone Now More Than Ever

"He was barely breathing, his pupils were pinpoint, and, at the rate his oxygen levels were dropping, he had..."


Aug 31

Narcan Must Become as Commonplace as CPR

"While the world continues to navigate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, our other epidemic hasn't..."