Opioid Epidemic is Affecting All of Us

The Opioid Epidemic is affecting not just Lawrence, but the Commonwealth, and the Nation. The City Council is currently discussing joining more than a hundred Massachusetts municipalities in filing and holding the Pharmaceutical Industry accountable for their part in the opioid crisis.

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Number of confirmed opioid-related overdose deaths in Lawrence by year

https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2018/11/16/Overdose-Deaths-by-City-Town-November-2018.pdf