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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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August 30, 2021| CBC News

Hundreds of broken hearts drawn in chalk on Calgary streets to remember drug overdose victims

  • Lived and Living Experience
August 27, 2021| Regina Leader-Post

Doing it for the kids: Parents confronting addiction

  • Lived and Living Experience
August 24, 2021| GuelphToday.com

Permanent memorial being planned to remember those who died from drug poisoning

  • Lived and Living Experience
August 24, 2021| North Shore News

Striking purple chalk campaign aims to put B.C.'s toxic drug supply deaths back in spotlight

  • Lived and Living Experience
August 9, 2021| Global News

Manitoba campaign aims to show faces behind drug overdose crisis

  • Lived and Living Experience
July 26, 2021| Power 97

Kindness bag campaign to raise awareness of overdoses in Manitoba

  • Lived and Living Experience
July 26, 2021| Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Former users trying to change the face of meth addiction

  • Lived and Living Experience
July 23, 2021| Brantford Expositor

Local author chronicles her journey through 'opioid hell'

  • Opioids
  • Lived and Living Experience
July 17, 2021| Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Methadone user asks Saskatchewan to reconsider formulation change

  • Harm Reduction
  • Lived and Living Experience
July 8, 2021| CBC News

As overdose crisis rages on, wait lists grow in recovery programs for women with children

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Women
July 7, 2021| CJME

Hidden Crisis: Helping others out of the dark

  • Lived and Living Experience
June 20, 2021| PBS

Fatherhood, addiction and recovery: an Indigenous man’s story from Canada’s Yellowknife

  • Lived and Living Experience
June 18, 2021| Radio-Canada

Une ancienne consommatrice d'opiacés dénonce un manque de services

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Treatment
June 16, 2021| CTV News

'There's a memory there': Rampant addictions on Sask. First Nation a result of generational trauma from residential school

  • Lived and Living Experience
June 16, 2021| Castanet

From recovery to role model

  • Lived and Living Experience

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