International Overdose Awareness Day
On August 31 let's join together to remember loved ones and help prevent overdose in our community. Time to Remember. Time to Act.
NTAHC NSPs in Darwin, Palmerston and Alice Springs
Memorial Tree have been placed in our 3 NSP’s – write a name of someone you have lost, place the tag on the tree branch.
We collect all the names after, the trees are then planted on our staff members block of land as a permanent memorial tree.
9am to 5pm week days in October.
Read more at Http://ww.overdoseday.com
International Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death.
It is also an opportunity to stimulate discussion about evidence-based overdose prevention and drug policy.
International Overdose Awareness Day acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or suffered permanent injury due to drug overdose.
International Overdose Awareness Day spreads the message about the tragedy of drug overdose death and that drug overdose is preventable.