In response, the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care announced its expansion of Harm Reduction services to address the growing opioid crisis, including greater access to naloxone kits and training, increased access to treatment services and supports for people engaging in opioid use, increased number of withdrawal management programs, expanded access to RAAM (Rapid Access Addiction Medicine) clinics, and other supports such as counselling.
For more information on each of these topics, please click the links below:
- Overdose Prevention Training and Naloxone
- Overdose Prevention Sites
- RAAM Clinics
- Improved Prescribing Rates and Education for Doctors