High Point Enterprise: County, universities target opioid addiction

On March 9, 2018, Paul B. Johnson of The High Point Enterprise covered the new GCSTOP program: 

“Opioid addiction has become a pervasive, insidious problem across the area, state and country, but Guilford County leaders and volunteers are teaming up to send a direct message: We aren’t backing down.

Guilford County and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, along with students from North Carolina A&T State University, are teaming up for a comprehensive outreach program to tackle the opioid crisis. The Guilford County Solution to the Opioid Program, known as GCSTOP, was unveiled during a press conference at UNCG on Thursday.”

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