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Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Addiction News Daily is CCSA’s news service; a co​​mpilation of stories pulled from various sources and focusing on topics con​cerning alcohol, drugs and their related harms (including alcohol and drug​ preventi​on, treatment, recovery and addiction, and substance abuse policy and political ​di​alogue)​. Th​​e stories are chosen for their potential interest to Canadians and are of national significance. The opinions expressed in Addiction News Daily stories are not necessarily those of CC​SA. ​

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October 25, 2021| CBC News

Daughter's death drives mom to push for change to Ontario's addictions treatment system

  • Lived and Living Experience
October 21, 2021| Comox Valley Record

Story Walks illustrated extent of toxic drug crisis in Comox Valley and other communities

  • Lived and Living Experience
October 20, 2021| The Leduc Rep

Putting a face on the opioid crisis

  • Lived and Living Experience
October 20, 2021| The Leduc Rep

Putting a face on the opioid crisis

  • Lived and Living Experience
October 18, 2021| Pipestone Flyer

Display placed in Wetaskiwin for Opioid Memorial Weekend

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Opioids
October 14, 2021| CBC News

Ready for addictions treatment now, this man says it's impossible to access care in rural Ontario

  • Treatment
  • Lived and Living Experience
October 13, 2021| Surrey Now-Leader

‘Tough love kills:’ White Rock event to guide families struggling with addiction

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Treatment
October 13, 2021| Ontario Today

Why we should decriminalize drug possession?

  • Illicit Drugs
  • Lived and Living Experience
October 10, 2021| The Globe and Mail

Protesters outside Newfoundland jail call for better care for prisoners after inmate suicide

  • Mental Health
  • Lived and Living Experience
October 8, 2021| Timmins Today

Timmins man shares his experience dealing with drugs, addictions

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Stigma
October 6, 2021| CBC News

A mother's plea to ERs — treat people addicted to drugs with kindness, not contempt

  • Stigma
  • Lived and Living Experience
October 4, 2021| CBC News

Cape Breton's high rate of drug use has devastating effects

  • Lived and Living Experience
September 28, 2021| CBC News

'It happens so often, we become numb': Windsor man on losing friends to opioids

  • Lived and Living Experience
September 27, 2021| CTV News

Vigil held for opioid-related deaths

  • Lived and Living Experience
September 26, 2021| CBC News

'Inmates, not animals': Former inmate protests mental health care in N.L. correctional system

  • Lived and Living Experience

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