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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December 4, 2019| The Daily Courier

Illegal drug use OK at new homeless shelter

  • Harm Reduction
  • Treatment
December 3, 2019| CBC News

Sydney harm-reduction centre takes its services out on the road

  • Harm Reduction
December 3, 2019| Radio-Canada

Itinérance : contrôler l'alcoolisme un verre à la fois

  • Alcohol
  • Harm Reduction
November 26, 2019| National Post

Regina police to arm all front-line officers with naloxone: chief

  • Harm Reduction
November 25, 2019| London Free Press

'There's no blood test for addiction': Troubling data in Ottawa's opioid crisis [CCSA quoted]

  • Opioids
  • Harm Reduction
November 21, 2019| Times Colonist

Trudeau appears open to safer-opioid proposal in Vancouver: mayor

  • Opioids
  • Harm Reduction
November 20, 2019| CBC News

Calls for police service down near downtown Edmonton safe injection sites

  • Harm Reduction
November 19, 2019| Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Sask. needle distribution is triple the national average: study

  • Harm Reduction
November 17, 2019| CBC News

Saskatchewan government considers funding first supervised consumption site

  • Harm Reduction
November 17, 2019| CTV News

'Like a war zone': 16 overdoses before noon at Vancouver overdose prevention site

  • Harm Reduction
  • Fentanyl
November 14, 2019| The London Free Press

FACE IT: The Street, Part 1 – The Problem

  • Stigma
  • Harm Reduction
November 14, 2019| CBC News

Residents split over link between crime, injection site

  • Harm Reduction
November 13, 2019| Ottawa Citizen

Shepherds of Good Hope’s managed alcohol program helps people like Wendy get their life back on track

  • Alcohol
  • Harm Reduction
November 13, 2019| The Globe and Mail

Vancouver pilots new fentanyl-patch program to combat opioid crisis

  • Fentanyl
  • Harm Reduction

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