Johannesburg, South Africa
Date: 31 August 2017 8h00 to 24h00
Location: 2 Whitney Road
Contact: Louina le Roux
Phone: +27 118923829
SANCA Heidelberg: a Unity parade through the town of Heidelberg in Gauteng, South Africa by all NPO’s. This centre have built a float with different people dressed as the various substances and one person completely in silver for International Overdose Day 2017.
SANCA Aurora: Drama and arts by clients in treatment to create awareness about the dangers of overdosing.
SANCA Nishtara: Linking women and International Overdose Day through community dialogues in Lenasia, Johannesburg.
SANCA Far North: Social media campaign to create awareness will be run.
SANCA National: a Social media campaign is run by SANCA National and press release was send to media partners. 5,000 Flyers were printed and distributed to various communities thorughout South Africa in partnership with the 29 SANCA treatment centres, the South African Federation for Mental Health and the Compassionate Friends NPO that held a national conference on the 27th of August 2017 in Durban.