North Bay

Gathering of Hope – North Bay International Overdose Awareness Day

Date: 31/08/2022
Time:
Location: 200 McIntyre Street East, P1B 8V6 North Bay Ontario
Outside at North Bay’s City Hall – Leger Square
Public/Private: Public
Individual/Organisation: Individual
Name of Organisation:
Contact: North Bay Overdose Awareness Day Committee
Phone:
Email: harm.reduction@healthunit.ca
Web: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Community-Organization/Overdose-Awareness-Day-North-Bay-434777910711126/

International Overdose Awareness Day is August 31. Each year this event aims to raise awareness about overdose and that overdose is preventable. International Overdose Awareness Day remembers those who have died or sustained a permanent injury related to drug use. Join our local International Overdose Awareness Day Planning Committee for a week a in-person event at North Bay’s Leger Square (City Hall) of those who have been affected by overdose.
Join us, August 31st, 4:00pm – 7:00pm:
-Welcome, and open/closing remarks
-Guest speakers
-Moment of silence
-Free snacks for all community members
-Stick planting, and chair signing
-Local resources and informational booths
-Naloxone training
-Prize packs to be won

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