Project Dawn (NARCAN)

Project DAWN is a community-based drug overdose prevention and education project. Participants receive training on recognizing the signs and symptoms of overdose, distinguishing between different types of overdose, performing rescue breathing, calling emergency medical services and administering intranasal Naloxone. 

Summit County Public Health

  • Fairway Center
    1867 W. Market Street, Akron, OH 44313
    Fridays from 8:00am-3:00pm
  • 1400 S. Arlington Street #28, Akron, OH 44306
     Mondays from 12:00pm-3:00pm
    Wednesdays from 3:00pm-6:00pm

Note: All clinics will be closed on federal holidays.

Vending Machines with FREE Naloxone

  • Community Health Center*
    725 E. Market Street
    Akron, OH 44305
  • Barberton Municipal Building+
    576 W. Park Street
    Barberton, OH 44203
  • Summit County Public Health+*
    1867 W. Market Street
    Akron, OH 44313

The above vending machines are available 24/7 except the indoor machine at SCPH. * denotes outdoor machine. + denotes indoor machine.


Mail Order Narcan


Visit our FAQ page for more information and to learn how you can get a free Narcan kit:

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Project DAWN logo with state of Ohio outline and blue script Ohio.





page updated 7/16/24