Infographic 8 – 800 could die of OD in 2016

This infographic reminds us of the stark reality. Government estimates say that over 800 people could die from #preventable overdoses in 2016, which is TWICE as many people as last year. In 2015, there was 480 drug overdose deaths in BC in TOTAL. It is estimated there was over 10,000 non-fatal overdoses in BC that same year. The time is NOW! No to more to bandaid solutions! Yes to supervised consumption sites! 480second #IslandHealth #TerryLakeMLA #FundItRight #FundItNow #Yes2SCS #SCSNow!