Press Release: Joe Donnelly's Office, April 22, 2016, Read the release
Justin Phillips was nominated by Senator Donnelly for advocacy and efforts in fight against opioid abuse and heroin epidemics in Indiana
RTV6 Selects Local Winner to Represent Central Indiana at the Jefferson Awards National Ceremony in Washington D.C.
The following was published by RTV6 on 4/21/2016. Read here
Overdose Lifeline is in Atlanta this week, honored to have been invited to present to National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit the ODL education and prevention program. The week shifted to incredible when we learned that we were invited to meet with Director Botticelli and then it shot out of the universe when it was announced that POTUS was joining the summit.
U.S. Senator Donnelly Calls for Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Address Opioid and Heroin Epidemics, says ‘Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA)' would be significant step forward
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly spoke on the floor of the Senate about the bipartisan Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA), the bill being considered this week, which seeks to address the opioid abuse and heroin use epidemics and includes provisions adopted from and similar to bipartisan legislation that Donnelly and Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) reintroduced last year. These provisions would enhance prescribing best practices, raise public awareness, and expand access to naloxone. During the speech, Donnelly called for quick passage of CARA and shared the stories of several Hoosier families and communities that have been devastated by drug epidemics.