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FULTON COUNTY GOVERNMENT OPIOID COORDINATOR

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Lynnette Allen is the Fulton County Government Opioid Coordinator  

MISSION

  • On June 6, 2018, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution to establish the Opioid Coordinator position.   Focused on combating the opioid crisis, the Coordinator serves at the point of contact between Fulton County, community organizations, courts, and state and federal officials to coordinate all opioid related activities, including prevention and treatment, as well as future strategic planning efforts to address the epidemic within the county.   Read more about the Opioid Coordinator here.

PROGRAMS

RESOURCES

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • August 15, 2018 - "Understanding the Opioid Epidemic: Behavioral Health Resources, Child Welfare, Recovery Housing and Workforce Training".   Time: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Sandy Springs City Hall, 1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs, GA 30328.      

LATEST NEWS

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY STUDENT INTERVIEWS LYNNETTE ALLEN ABOUT FULTON COUNTY'S OPIOID EPIDEMIC

Lynnette Allen & college student

Tamacia Woolcock, a Georgia State University senior, interviews Lynnette Allen for a class assignment on Georgia opioid epidemic.   Ms. Woolcock in majoring in Journalism and a minor in Mass Communications.      

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 The Office of the Opioid Coordinator

The Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities

The Center for Health & Rehabilitation

265 Boulevard, NE,

Atlanta, GA 30312.  

(404) 612-3561

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