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2018 Medical Examiner's Report Now Available

The 2018 Medical Examiner's Report is now available and includes important data that can be used to inform our local prevention efforts. The Medical Exmainer has been a longstanding partner of the Methamphetamine Strike Force (MSF) and Prescription Drug Abuse Task Force (PDATF). As mentioned in the report, we will be releasing the MSF and PDATF Report Cards later this year with more detailed information on drug involved deaths throughout San Diego County. 

Click to view the report: 2018 Medical Examiner's Annual Report Executive Summary

 

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CCR Selected to Participate in Department of Health Care Services Learning Collaborative

CCR was recently awarded funding from the Department of Healthcare Services to participate in the Addiction Treatment Starts Here: Community Partnerships learning collaborative. This is a new program that supports multi-sector collaborations between community stakeholders to address opioid use disorder (OUD).

CCR is very excited to participate in this learning collaborative and continue to enhance the work of the San Diego County Prescription Drug Abuse Task Force (PDATF).

To learn more about the PDATF, please visit our site at https://www.sandiegorxabusetaskforce.org/

If you or someone you know is in need of referrals or more information about substance use disorders treatment services, please call the Access and Crisis Line at 888-724-7240.

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CCR at 2019 Substance Use Disorder Statewide Conference - Long Beach

The CCR team had a great time presenting at the 2019 Statewide Substance Use Disorder Conference in Long Beach. During our breakout session we highlighted the San Diego County prevention system and evaluation services provided by CCR. The statewide conference is a great opportunity to collaborate with other providers engaged in the substance use prevention system. We are looking forward to participating in future events.

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CCR Team at The Navy SEAL Foundation - Joggin for Frogmen 5K

The CCR team had a great time participating in the 2019 Joggin for Frogmen 5k benefiting The Navy SEAL Foundation. We are proud to support such an awesome organization and look forward to participating in future events! Checkout the below information to learn more about the Navy SEAL Foundation and pictures of our team at the event.

The Navy SEAL Foundation

The Navy SEAL Foundation is focused on preservation of the Naval Special Warfare (NSW) force and their families.  It provides immediate and ongoing support and assistance to the NSW community and is a source of empowerment and comfort for the families of the fallen.  The Foundation offers a comprehensive set of programs specifically designed to improve health and welfare, build and enhance resiliency, empower and educate families and provide critical support during times of illness, injury or loss.

Link to The Navy SEAL Foundation website: https://www.navysealfoundation.org/

 

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Community Organization Spotlight: Veterans Village of San Diego

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Veterans Village of San Diego serves America’s veterans in overcoming homelessness and related challenges. Veterans Village of San Diego (VVSD) has served all veterans since 1981 and is dedicated to “Leave No One Behind.” VVSD is the only program of its kind in the United States and is nationally recognized as the leader in serving homeless military veterans. Each year VVSD provides services to more than 2,000 military veterans throughout San Diego County.VSD provides a continuum of care for veterans including care for substance use disorders, post-traumatic stress, and traumatic brain injuries with a full range of comprehensive and innovative services for military veterans for prevention, intervention, rehabilitation and aftercare.

We thank Veterans Village of San Diego for all of their work throughout San Diego County and are proud to support this organization.