Florida’s Opioid Crisis

Strategies to Address Florida’s Opioid Crisis Brochure

Florida Legislators Standing at the FBHA Press Conference on 1/25/17 in Support of 2017 Opioid Initiatives

Senator Frank Artiles, R-Miami
Senator Darryl Rouson, D-St. Petersburg
Senator Kathleen Passidomo, R-Naples

Representative Joe Abruzzo, D-Boca Raton
Representative Lori Berman, D-Boynton Beach
Representative Jim Boyd, R-Bradenton
Representative Nicholas Duran, D-Miami
Representative Joe Gruters,  R-Sarasota
Representative Gayle Harrell, R-Stuart
Representative Larry Lee, D-Ft. Pierce
Representative MaryLynn Magar, R-Hobe Sound
Representative Kathleen Peters, R-St. Petersburg
Representative Mel Ponder, R-Fort Walton Beach
Representative Cary Pigman M.D., R-Sebring;
Representative Bob Rommel, R-Naples
Representative Matt Willhite, D-Royal Palm Beach

Opioid Crisis Coalition Partners

Florida Association of Counties – Commissioner Melissa McKinlay (Palm Beach)
Florida Association of Managing Entities
Florida Behavioral Health Association – President Patti Greenough
Florida Certification Board
Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops
Florida Council for Community Mental Health
Florida Fire Chiefs Association
Florida Fraternal Order of Police – President Steve Zona (Jacksonville Lodge #5-30)
Florida Hospital Association
Florida League of Cities – 1st VP Gil Ziffer (Tallahassee)
Florida Police Benevolent Association – President John Rivera (Miami)
Florida Professional Firefighters – President Jim Tolley (Brevard)
Florida Sheriff’s Association – Sheriff Bob Gualtieri (Pinellas) and Captain Todd Shear (Manatee)
National Association of Police Organizations – President “Mick” McHale (Sarasota)
NOPE – Narcotics Overdose Prevention & Education
State Attorney, 15th Circuit – Al Johnson
Suncoast Harm Reduction Project

Florida’s Opioid Crisis Press Conference Media Kit is now available for download: