The Cumberland County COOP is a Coalition comprised of various government and community partners from various backgrounds including criminal justice, emergency services, public health professionals, and human services representatives working cooperatively towards a common cause- confronting the heroin and prescription opiate epidemic while reducing overdoses through effective outreach and education, raising awareness of the alarming increase in drug use and drug related deaths, preventing drug use and addiction and promoting treatment.
Reduce the number of drug related deaths and drug related crimes in the community
Educate community on dangers of opiate use through tailored programming for target audiences
Enrich the community with resources to prevent and treat addiction and promote recovery
Engage the community by raising awareness of the personal, social, economic and environmental impacts
Diminish the supply and demand for heroin and prescription opiates