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Activity: Overdose Awareness Day
Date: 02/09/2021
Time: 05:00 pm
Location: Believe Sign at City Plaza Reno Nevada then a Walk of Remembrance to Wingfield Park
Public/Private: Public
Individual/Organisation: Organisation
Name of Organisation: JTNN
Contact: JTNN Staff Member
Phone: (775) 324-7557
Email: outreach@jtnn.org

Attendees will be invited to share messages of hope and recovery.
FREE NARCAN TO ATTENDEES
Empty Shoes to End Overdose:
Attendees are encouraged to bring a photo of loved one lost to overdose and a pair of shoes to symbolize their absence in the world. Their names will be read aloud and a bell will be rung in their honor. Shoes may be collected following the event or can be donated to people seeking recovery from Substance Use Disorder.
International Overdose Awareness Day is an opportunity to remember loved ones lost to overdose. The tragedy of overdose death is preventable and more must be done to save lives!