2023 International Overdose Awareness Day (Virtual Event)
Time: 07:45 am
Location: Facebook Live
Name of Organisation: Tennessee Overdose Prevention / LINKED
Contact: Nancy Carter Daniels
Tennessee Overdose Prevention and LINKED will be using Facebook Live and YouTube Live to spotlight “Time to Remember – Sharing Lost Lives” with remembering slideshow / videos of individuals who lost their lives to the disease of addiction including overdose, suicide, accidents, infections, and other effects of substance use disorder.
We will be live-streaming on August 31, but the videos will also be available to view at anytime on our website, youarelinked.org.
The livestream event will also feature:
History of International Overdose Awareness Day and Sally J Finn
Billboards from our 2023 awareness billboard campaign as well as billboards from 2016-2022
Memorials – every11minutes TikTok memorial videos
#4GoodThings – a hopeful campaign to demonstrate the good things that have happened after the tragedy of overdose death
Obituaries that mention or focus on addiction
Families that have lost more than one person
Articles sharing the stories of lost loved ones
Facebook pages remembering lost loved ones