AG Jeff Landry helps launch 'End the Epidemic' campaign against opioid abuse

The Advocate - Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry has teamed up with the Louisiana Ambulance Alliance and a pharmaceutical company to raise awareness about the growing opioid epidemic.

Landry on Wednesday announced the launch of the "End the Epidemic LA" campaign, which will include a website (, advertisements and community outreach efforts.

The website includes information for users, parents, educators, employers and others in an effort to offer a "resource for anyone wishing to learn more about how to avoid opioid addiction, spot opioid addiction in others and treat opioid addiction."