International Overdose Awareness Day
Global event held on 31 August 2016 aiming to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death.31 Aug 2016 |
It also acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have met with death or permanent injury as a result of drug overdose.
Overdose Day spreads the message that the tragedy of overdose death is preventable. Wear Silver to show your support.
Thousands of people die each year from drug related causes.They come from all walks of life.
Do you recognise the signs and symptoms of overdose? What is the impact of drug use and overdose on family, friends and those experiencing it?
These videos are where people affected by the impact of drugs use and overdose share some of their stories.Share this on: