New Resources in Punjabi, Simplified and Traditional Chinese

2-3 people die of drug overdose every day in BC. Most die alone, because they kept their drug use hidden from the people closest to them. There are supports, services and resources available to help prevent these tragic deaths.

Having courageous conversations and approaching the topic of substance use with compassion and without blame lets someone know they’re not alone. These conversations aren’t easy. But it could be the most important conversation you ever have—and might even help save a life.

To access resources that have been translated into Punjabi, Simplified Chinese or Traditional Chinese, click below.

Learn how to have a courageous conversation, how to identify and respond to an overdose, and more.

Need more health resources or information in a language not translated here? 8-1-1 provides translation services on request in more than 130 languages. After dialing 8-1-1, you will be connected with an English-speaking health service navigator. To get service in another language, simply state the language you are looking for (example: say "Punjabi"), and an interpreter will join the call.