Know More: Opioid public awareness

The Know More public awareness initiative aims to engage teens and young adults on the facts surrounding the opioid crisis and health risks associated with problematic opioid use.

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About Know More

Know More - Drugs: Get the facts. Know the Risks.

The public awareness initiative includes a national touring exhibit that encourages participants to learn about opioids through interactive activities covering the following topics:

  • What are opioids?
  • What is fentanyl?
  • Overdose awareness and understanding the crisis in Canada
  • Signs of an overdose
  • The Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act
  • Addressing stigma towards people who use drugs

Supporting materials

Know More is supported by a broader marketing campaign to ensure that Canadians, especially youth, learn about the facts surrounding the crisis and health risks associated with problematic opioid use. The aim is to reach as many communities across the country as possible. Engagement is further increased through our supporting materials, which are available to view or order:

Request a tour visit or order multiple Know More kits

Complete the following form to request a tour visit to your school or to request multiple copies of the Know More kit.

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