Opiod Crisis

Scott Willis / WAER-FM 88.3

Central New Yorkers who are struggling with opioid addiction now have the option to stay a residential facility while they recover.  Elements of CNY in Liverpool is the first treatment center of its kind in the county and will provide stabilization, rehabilitation, and reintegration services. 

US DEA / dea.gov

Central New Yorkers can empty their medicine cabinets for the national DEA Drug Take Back Day this Saturday. It's a chance to remove a potential health hazard from your home.


A panel of medical experts and Central New Yorkers with personal connections to the opioid epidemic will gather Thursday, October 25 in Skaneateles to discuss the ongoing crisis.  The program is the first in a “Master Class Series” being presented by St. James Episcopal Church.