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International Overdose Awareness Day – Nelson Event

August 31, 2023 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Free
Please join us for:
International Overdose Awareness Day in Nelson~
Thursday August 31st in Nelson at Lakeside Park Rotary Shelter 
12:30 pm to 2 pm   
Speeches at 1pm, info booths
all welcome 
 
International Overdose Awareness Day is an event for Nelson community members to honor and remember those people who have died due to drug poisoning and the toxic drug crisis in BC
 
This special day is also a time to learn about our local substance use/addictions services and to advocate for additional services
 
Our thanks to all the wonderful service providers, first responders, healthcare workers, and others who support people and advocate around substance use/addictions care. Let’s keep working to improve care, educate, reduce stigma, and bring more resources to Nelson.

Details

Date:
August 31, 2023
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

ANKORS
Phone
250-505-5506
Email
information@ankors.bc.ca
View Organizer Website

Other

Community
Nelson
Organizer Contact Name
Amanda Erickson
Email
counselling@amandaerickson.com