Opioid crisis in Canada

Opioids are drugs that include prescribed pain relievers, heroin and fentanyl. Problematic use may lead to a substance use disorder, overdose and death. 

Opioid crisis

Information about opioids and overdose.


Government actions to address the opioid crisis.

What you can do

How you can help those around you.

Resources for hands-on help, advice and to answer your questions.

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