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Drug overdose deaths continue to impact communities in the United States. From 1999 to 2017, more than 702,000 people have died from a drug overdose. In 2017, more than 70,000 people died from drug overdoses, making it a leading cause of injury-related death in the United States. Sixty-eight percent of those deaths involved a prescription or illicit opioid. On average, 130 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose. - CDC


JoCo Angels Opioid Awareness and Support


The mission of the JoCo Angels is to promote opioid awareness and support in Johnston County and surrounding areas reducing use and responding to those affected. Contact us at

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