Harm Reduction Coordinator – Suffolk County
Anthony Parisi is CASJ’s Suffolk County Harm Reduction Coordinator. He provides direct service syringe exchange and overdose prevention for people who use drugs, and supervises Suffolk County’s peer syringe exchange program. Anthony has done field outreach with Long Island’s houseless community, as well as outreach aimed to local businesses with the goal of partnering to create safe environments for their customers. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Saint Joseph’s College in Patchogue and has been involved in local Long Island civic groups, working to make his home a better place for all, especially the underprivileged and underserved.