International Overdose Awareness Day

International Overdose Awareness Day is taking place this Thursday, 8/31. This event aims to raise awareness of overdose, reduce stigma of drug-related death, and recognize the grief of loved ones of those whose suffered death or permanent injury from overdose. To learn more or find a local event, click here.

If you cannot attend an event, consider wearing silver to send a message of awareness and support for the cause. Wearing silver celebrates life and symbolizes awareness of overdose and its effects. International Overdose Awareness Day is a significant step we can take to end overdose, and each person’s support can make a tremendous difference!Print