The Impact of the Opioid Crisis on First Nations in BC

Please click the image here for further information about the detailed info-graphic showing research in 2017 and 2018 which demonstrates the number of opioid related overdoses in the indigenous communities and how the death rate is continuing to rise.

The info-graphic includes actions and harm reduction strategies that the First Nations Health Authority are currently doing to prevent overdoses and overdose deaths and highlights the severity for increased support services and response. Click below to download the infographic.

If you would like any more information on this or have specific questions please contact Riley David (Regional Addictions Specialist) at Riley.David@fnha.ca

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