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International Overdose Awareness Day - Kitchener, ON

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Victoria Park

Near Washrooms

Kitchener, ON

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International Overdose Awareness Day is held annually in both Kitchener and Cambridge. This year the event will be held from 4 pm to 6 pm on Monday, August 26th from 4 pm to 6 pm at Victoria Park, Kitchener, near the washrooms.

This is a family-friendly event. Free pizza will be served, along with resources, activities, memorials and free Naloxone kits graciously provided by Sanguen Health Centre.

Bring the family and learn more about Harm Reduction and Overdose Awareness.

This year's theme is SUPPORT -- NOT STIGMA

Note that a similar event will also be held for residents of Cambridge on Monday, August 19th at Dickson Park from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. See Event Brite Event: https://www.eventbrite.ca/edit?eid=66497998303

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This is an all-ages, family-friendly event.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

inquiries@waterloocoachingclinic.ca

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No need to bring a ticket with you.


Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, feel free to give your ticket to someone else or to invite additional people without a ticket.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, everyone is welcome. No questions asked.


Will Naloxone/Narcan kits be available free of charge?

Yes, kits will be distributed free of charge to all those who receive the free training also provided.


Why is there no event in Waterloo?

Due to limited funding to put on events such as this, organizers are only able to hold events in Cambridge and in Kitchener (August 26th in Victoria Park).

Can I bring my dog?

Yes, this will be a pet-friendly event as well! All dogs must remain on leash however.

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Kitchener, ON

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