Time: 08:30 am
Location: On August 27, 2021 the Opioid Council of Cumberland Council along with staff from the Northern Healthy Connections Society will be setting up a display highlighting the need for greater awareness of substance use disorder and overdose deaths. There will be resources available. This event will be held at the local Farmer’s Market from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm.On August 28, 2021 the Northern Healthy Connections Society will be hosting an Overdose Awareness Day with a display, educational resources will be available.
At both events staff and volunteers will be wearing white T-shirts with # Overdose Awareness and the name of the local organization in purple. There will also be Naloxone Training and Free Kits at both the Truro and Amherst events.
Name of Organisation: Northern Healthy Connections Society
Contact: Albert McNutt
Display table with education board, resources, Naloxone Training, free Naloxone Kits. Education, knowledge exchange, Printed materials.