Syringe Access Exchange Programs are located in Grant County and Pendleton County offering access to HIV, Hep C, Pregnancy testing, and counseling services.

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NKYPAR will hold the next meeting on August 14, 2017. The meeting begins at 6:00pm in the Conference room at St. Elizabeth Medical Center Covington, Ky.  

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Board Members:

Chair:                   Anita Prater

Co-Chair:             Kristie Blanchet

Treasurer:            Lisa Ruschman

Secretary:            Kim Howard

Board member:   Stacie Nance


Saving lives throughout Northern Kentucky

We proudly collaborate with other community organizations:; The Heroin Impact Response Task Force and many others. Please contact us for more information. 

Race starts at 8:30am with registration starting at 7:00am

Course: Race starts and ends at Simon Kenton High School, 11132 Madison Pike, Independence, KY

Awards: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place for male runners, female runners, male walkers and female walkers.

Pre-Registration: Available by mailing your entry form and fee, postmarked by Thursday, June 8th, 2017 or online at by 5:00 pm, Tuesday June 13th 2017. Pre-registration fees for the 5K are $25 and include a shirt (while supplies last).
In-Person Registration: Crossroads Church – 828 Heights Blvd., Florence, KY 41042 during packet pick-up (includes shirt while supplies last).
Race Day Registration: Starts at 7:00 am at Simon Kenton High School. Race day registration will end at 8:20 (10 minutes prior to start). Race Day registration fees are $30 for the 5K (includes shirt while supplies last).
Packet Pick-Up: Crossroads Church – 828 Heights Blvd., Florence, KY, 41042 Thursday, June 15th, 1pm-8pm and Friday, June 16th, 10am-6pm and race day.
Post Race: Refreshments provided. Awards given to overall winners.
Free registration for Kids under 10, with required waiver signed by an adult. Children’s race t-shirt can be purchased separately for $10.    NKYHatesHeroin WEB Page


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Narcan Nasal Spray is a life saving medication that can reverse the effects of an opiate overdose. The Northern Kentucky Independent Health Department now offers Narcan for individuals in need. Please  contact your local office for times of distribution.

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People Advocating Recovery Northern Kentucky
New HEROIN/OPIATE Helpline # 859-415-9280

Charlotte Wethington has paved the way families to help their loved ones get into treatment.