campaign was announced at Rogers Arena yesterday by Honorable Judy Darcy, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions.
The campaign is in collaboration with the Vancouver Canucks, with a goal to remove stigma, raise awareness, and help people connect to treatment and recovery. Campaign ambassador and Canucks Alumni Goalie Kirk McLean quoted "It's been absolutely devastating to watch this crisis unfold right in our backyard. British Columbians have always been such an important part of my life, and we are losing family members, friends, neighbors and fans in countless preventable tragedies” read more…
The human impact is unspeakable with an average of 4 people dying each day in BC from an overdose or Fentanyl Poisoning. BC residents need to get involved, get informed in order to help someone who is at risk.
If you or someone you know is suffering from addiction, please contact our 24 hour help line at 1-866-524-5633.