Associate Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Mike Ellis issued a statement on opioid-related deaths in April.
Alberta’s government is helping community organizations expand and develop new mental health and suicide prevention supports for youth.
Albertans across the province now have access to the Digital Overdose Response System (DORS), an app that helps prevent a fatal overdose when using opioids and other substances alone at home.
Alberta’s government is partnering with community groups to expand access to mental health supports for seniors.
Alberta’s government is increasing access to mental health and well-being supports for vulnerable children and youth.
Police officers in Lethbridge and on the Blood Tribe will now be able to offer immediate access to addiction treatment upon an individual’s arrest.
Alberta’s government is enhancing access to recovery-oriented services in Medicine Hat to improve outcomes and reduce harm for people with the illness of addiction.
Alberta’s government is helping everyday Albertans by making record breaking investments in addiction and mental health care.
Alberta’s government is transforming the McCullough Centre in Gunn from a housing program into a long-term intensive addiction treatment program.
A first in Canada, firefighters in Edmonton are joining the fight against opioid overdose by supporting immediate access to addiction treatment and supporting families.