August 31st is International Overdose Awareness Day
Aug 30, 2018

Begun as an initiative in 2001 by Sally J. Finn of the Salvation Army in St. Kilda, Melbourne, Australia, International Overdose Awareness Day is a not-for-profit movement across the world to raise awareness and commemorate those who have been lost to drug overdose.

Events across Ontario are being held in the following cities: Cambridge, Chatham, Cobourg, Fort Erie, Guelph, Hamilton, Kitchener, Lindsay, North Bay, Oakville, Orangeville, Ottawa, Owen Sound, Sarnia, Sault Ste. Marie, St. Catharines, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Toronto, and Windsor.

For more information or to register your own event, please go to

Tagged overdose, substance use disorder
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