We want to keep North Carolinians safe from injury and violence so that they can live to their full potential. While we often accept injuries, they can be prevented. Injury Free NC is North Carolina’s unified voice for injury prevention. Here you will find the best-available information related to preventing injuries and violence in North Carolina, access to experts, and ways to connect with the injury prevention community that works to keep North Carolina safe.



Recent News

New report on Naloxone Best Practices available

A new report on “Best Practices in Naloxone Treatment Programs for Opioid Overdose” is now available from the Center for Evidence-Based Policy, Medicaid Evidence-based Decisions Project at Oregon Health & Science University. The full report is available here. The report … Continued

2015 Injury-Free NC Suicide Prevention Summit: slides now available!

Thanks again to everyone who attended the first Injury-Free NC Summit on Suicide Prevention! Thanks to all of you, we really can make a difference and accomplish our goals in North Carolina. Here’s a copy of the full agenda, with … Continued

2015 Injury-Free NC Overdose Prevention Summit: Slides now available!

Thanks again to everyone that attended the second summit on drug overdose and prevention in North Carolina! Our slides from all the breakout session are coming online for you to check out, and you can find them after the break. … Continued

2015 North Carolina Falls Prevention Summit: Making Connections and Building Momentum

The summit was great success! Check out the slides the full NC Falls Prevention Coalition site here! More after the break…

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