Drug Overdose Deaths

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Drug Overdose Deaths 2018
64
deaths
Percent Change 2011 - 2018
83
%
increase from 2011 to 2018
Trend Over Time 2011 - 2018
Rate of Overdose Deaths 2018
38.6
per 100,000 people age-adjusted rate
What is Age-adjusted rate and why does rate matter?
Unadjusted (Crude) Rate
36.6
per 100,000 people unadjusted rate

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All Drug Overdoses (all intents) from 2011 to 2018

Rate of Drug Overdose Deaths per 100,000 People

State of Delaware 2011-2017

Heatmap of Drug Overdose Deaths in State of Delaware

New Castle County 2011-2017

Heatmap of Drug Overdose Deaths in New Castle County

Treatment Providers and Naloxone Distribution Centers

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Additional Resources

Help is Here Delaware

Prevention, Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery resources for Delaware

Delaware Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health

The Delaware Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health (DSAMH) is located in the Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS). DSAMH serves the adult (age 18 and older) population in need of publicly funded behavioral health services. DSAMH is organized into three operating units. These are the Delaware Psychiatric Center (DPC) and a variety of community-based Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment Programs.

Where to obtain naloxone

National Map of Naloxone Locations

Healthy Homes Prescription Drop Off Locations

All permanent prescription drop-off locations in Delaware

NSC Memorial Site

Memorial map to overdose decedents

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