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Devonport

 

TAS

Activity: “Crane Making Workshop” Come and see our flying crane display!
Date: 31/08/2020
Time: 11:30 am
Location: Anglicare – 31 King Street, Devonport, Tasmania, 7310
Public/Private: Public
Individual/Organisation: Organisation
Name of Organisation: Anglicare Tasmania Inc.
Contact: Sean Robinson
Phone: 1800 243 232
Email: seans@anglicare-tas.org.au

International Overdose Awareness Day is the 31st August 2020. #IOAD2020.

Why Cranes? SENBAZURU is the art of folding 1,000 paper cranes. It is said that if you fold 1,000 paper cranes and make a wish, it will come true.

Each crane will be hung and photographed to become part of a larger digital artwork put together by the Alcohol Tobacco and other Drugs Council (ATDC) to commemorate International Overdose Awareness Day 2020.

Anglicare are calling on members of the Tasmanian community to help fold Japanese cranes and to share tributes to remember Tasmanians lost to overdose and wish for a community free from the harm of overdose.

Drug overdose continues to impact Tasmanians of all backgrounds – with more than one person lost every week to overdose across Tasmania
Come along to help us fold cranes to create another memorial to those lost to overdose and an opportunity to discuss the risks and impact of overdose.

*Silver Overdose Awareness Day pins available on the day

“Crane Making Workshop”
Come and see our flying crane display!

With Guest Alison Lai, CEO Alcohol, Tobacco and other Drugs Council Tasmania

When: 31st August 2020, 11:30am – 1:30pm
Where: Anglicare Devonport 31 King Street, Devonport TAS 7310
RSVP by 30th August to seans@anglicare-tas.org.au (Places limited due to Covid restrictions)
*Refreshments provided

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