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OverdoseInternational Overdose Awareness Day is a global event held on Aug. 31 each year and aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It also acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or had a permanent injury as a result of drug overdose. International Overdose Awareness Day spreads the message that the tragedy of overdose death is preventable.

When: Saturday, August 31, 2019

Where: Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary

9AM-9:30AM – Opening remarks by Sheriff Chitwood

9:30AM-10:30AM – Remembrance Walk

10:30AM – Butterfly Release

10:30AM - 12:00PM – Resource Expo including distribution of Narcan and other harm reduction materials

**Please wear purple to the event to remember those lost and still struggling**

For more information, contact: Michelle at mycrosswave@aol.com or 386-561-0028

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