Make appointments for COVID-19 Vaccine Site at WaterMark Place in Bessemer here or call the Jefferson County Vaccine Call Center available Mon-Sat 8AM-8PM at (205)-858-2221.

List of COVID-19 Vaccine Sites in Jefferson County here.

Draft JCDH 2021 Annual Network Plan here.

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Naloxone Training

The Jefferson County Department of Health is offering free, 1-hour trainings on how to recognize, prevent, and respond to an opioid overdose by using naloxone. Naloxone is a prescription medication used to reverse an opioid overdose. Opioids are substances such as heroin, fentanyl, or prescription pain medication.

If you are interested in scheduling a training for your organization, please email with your request.

Upcoming events

The following trainings are open to anyone interested.

Naloxone Training at Addiction Prevention Coalition Resource Fair   June 18, 2021
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Naloxone Training at Juneteenth with Birmingham Civil Rights Institute   June 19, 2021
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

For more details, view our calendar here.

**Attention: Due to COVID-19, masks will be required to attend and social distancing measures will be enforced for the safety of all.**
Link to Online Naloxone (Narcan) Training

What Is Naloxone?

Naloxone is a prescription medicine that reverses an opioid overdose. It cannot be used to get high and it is not addictive.

Who Can Attend?

  • People worried that a loved one or community member is at risk for overdosing on opioids.
  • People who work with populations at risk for overdosing on an opioid.

What Will I Learn?

  • What an opioid is.
  • How to recognize, respond to, and prevent an opioid overdose.
  • How to use intranasal naloxone to reverse an overdose.
  • Resources for getting help for you or a loved one struggling with substance use disorder.

What Will I Get for Completing the Training?

A free naloxone kit containing the medication and training on how to recognize and reverse an opioid overdose.
Central Health Center
(Guy M. Tate)

1400 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
(205) 588-5234

(205) 933-9110
Eastern Health Center
601 West Blvd Roebuck
Birmingham, AL 35206
Programs and Clinics
(205) 588-5234
Western Health Center
631 Bessemer Super Hwy
Midfield, AL 35228
Programs and Clinics
(205) 588-5234
Hours of Operation:
All Centers are open 7:45am to 4:30pm. Phone lines for clinic appointments open at 7:00am Monday through Friday.

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