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Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island

Community Health Alert posted: 07-Jul-2017 3:09 PM PDT

Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island. It is similar to fentanyl but can be 100 times more toxic. Reduce risk by:
• Never using alone
• Starting small
• Carrying naloxone
• Being close to help

For more information on overdose signs, prevention, resources, and to find an Overdose Prevention Service location near you visit: www.viha.ca/mho/overdose.htm

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Mental Health / Counselling - Community Support - Women

Nanaimo Women's Resources Society

Nanaimo Women’s Centre serves several hundred women and children each year through diverse programming covering important issues such as poverty, housing, empowerment, addictions and healthy life choices. All of our programming is offered free of charge.more info

Address / Contact Info
150 Wallace St
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Phone: (250) 753-0633
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Topics: Women