Public libraries and YMCAs to get Narcan to prevent opioid overdoses

Narcan, that drug meant to help prevent an opioid overdose, is becoming more readily available. Seattle police carry it. It’s available at CVS and Walgreens without a prescription. And now, it’s going to be available at thousands of public libraries and YMCAs nationwide. Every day, 115 people in the U.S. die because of opioid overdoses.Continue reading “Public libraries and YMCAs to get Narcan to prevent opioid overdoses”

Volunteer with Inmates and Detainees

Dedicated. Compassionate. Committed. Volunteers are selfless individuals who are inspired to make a difference and change lives. And we’re proud to say that many such volunteers have found a home, serving inmates and detainees within our facilities, mending the broken-spirited, and giving hope to those who just needed someone to believe in them. At CCA,Continue reading “Volunteer with Inmates and Detainees”

Creating a task force on poverty

HB 2113 – 2015-16 Creating a task force on poverty. History of the Bill as of Wednesday, January 6, 2016 2:11 PM Sponsors: Representatives Walkinshaw, Walsh, Kagi, Johnson, Appleton, Sawyer, Kilduff, Stanford, Jinkins, Zeiger, Santos, Ortiz-Self, Pollet, Ormsby 2015 REGULAR SESSION Feb 13 First reading, referred to Early Learning & Human Services (Not Officially readContinue reading “Creating a task force on poverty”

ELECT: BRUCE HARRELL!

See Bruce Harrell website My 10 Promises to you as Mayor in my First Year Seattle voters have less than 5 days to make their decision on Seattle’s next mayor. Our campaign has had the strongest message to move our city forward and make sure we include all our citizens in our success. I amContinue reading “ELECT: BRUCE HARRELL!”