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Opioid Awareness Web Series


Ottawa Public Health (OPH) is hosting an Opioid Awareness Web Series aimed at answering questions about prevention and response of opioid overdose in our community.


This website series will be streamed live via YouTube, with a Public Health Nurse available for questions throughout the live stream. Following the presentation, a video will be posted to

Session 1: Opioids 101

April 11th, 2017 from 12 – 1PM

Learn about: 

  • Opioids
  • Illicit fentanyl
  • Signs and symptoms of an overdose
  • Naloxone access in the community
Session 2: How to talk to youth about drugs

April 18th, 2017 from 12 – 1PM

Learn about:

  • Opioid overdose prevention
  • Tips on how to “have THAT talk”
  • Supports in schools and community

To register for these webinars please click HERE.

Should you have questions or would like additional information please contact Robyn Muzik by email at