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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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January 19, 2021| Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

CCSA’s COVID-19 resource section has what you need to know about the impacts of COVID-19 on substance use.

  • Substance Use
  • COVID-19
January 19, 2021| The Public Health Agency of Canada

Survey of the impact of COVID-19 on access to STBBI-related health services including harm reduction services in Canada

  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use
January 18, 2021| Le Devoir

Moins d'Alcooliques anonymes participent aux réunions en virtuel

  • Treatment
  • COVID-19
January 18, 2021| Toronto Star

Death toll rises as pandemic measures lead to unsafe illegal drug supply

  • COVID-19
  • Harm Reduction
January 18, 2021| TVA Nouvelles

Explosion des surdoses de drogues à Montréal en pandémie

  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use
January 15, 2021| Ottawa Citizen

Alcoholics Anonymous in the age of COVID-19: 'We are building a bigger tent' [CCSA interview]

  • Treatment
  • COVID-19
January 12, 2021| CBC News

2020 a brutal year for fatal drug overdoses in Saskatchewan

  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use
January 12, 2021| TVO

‘It’s very alarming’: Ontario seeing unprecedented spike in stimulant-drug deaths

  • Illicit Drugs
  • COVID-19
January 12, 2021| Toronto Star

Toronto shelter system records deadliest year on record, with 74 deaths in 2020

  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use
January 11, 2021| Inside Halton

‘Huge crisis’: Halton wants the opioid addiction and overdose emergency addressed now

  • COVID-19
  • Opioids
January 7, 2021| CBC Radio

Is 'Dry January' during the pandemic a good idea?

  • Alcohol
  • COVID-19
January 5, 2021| Le Métropolitain

Le cannabis en Ontario fait un boom en temps de pandémie

  • Cannabis
  • COVID-19

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