Fight Opioid Abuse


Opioid and Heroin use is a widespread epidemic.  As a result, multiple agencies and organizations throughout Carroll County are working together to address the issues of drug addiction, prevention and emergency treatment.  As a way to help coordinate efforts, we’re compiling a list of events and links to important local resources.

If your organization would like to be included or if you would like to submit an event please email us at


Carroll County Health Department

Carroll County State’s Attorney’s Office

Carroll County Youth Services Bureau

Before It’s Too Late

CCPL: Collection on Addiction, Recovery, and Prevention

Rising Above Addiction 

Not in Carroll




FREE Summer Success Series Webinar

Monday June 24th thru Thursday, June 27th  at 8:00pm

Presented by the Center on Addiction | Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Join us for four interactive online sessions specifically designed for parents and caregivers to address common issues encountered over the summer months. This series is facilitated by specially trained parent coaches and supported by clinical experts. The event is FREE.

-Event Website


ARA MusicFest 2019

Saturday, July 6th from 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Carroll Ag Center, 706 Agricultural Center Dr, Westminster

The Addiction & Recovery Awareness MusicFest 2019 is the 3rd annual Music Festival in Westminster, MD, bringing awareness to the epidemic that is going on all across the country. ALL ticket sales go to local non-profit Rising Above Addiction who provides financial assistance for addiction treatment services.

Music Performed By: Joey Harkum, Colicchie, Rachel Stacey, B-RAiN, Joe Nester, REM ONE, Never Ending Fall (NEF), KC Makes Music, Sukkawut, Prospekt & Los, A.Live Panda, DJ D Roc, & many more!

Guest Speaker: Travis Shields

Food Trucks: It’s All Good Eats, The Cow, On My Grind Coffee, Dough Boy Fresh Pretzel Co.

-Event Website