Watch and Share: How Does Stigma Impact People Who Use Drugs?

Together we can stop the cycle of stigma

Stigma is when people hold negative attitudes and beliefs about people who are different from them. Overdoses are happening across Canada, yet stigma against drug use continues to create isolation and makes it harder for people to access treatment and recovery supports, jobs, and housing.

Watch and learn how the negative consequences of stigma are fuelling the overdose crisis in Canada. Read more at canada.ca/opioids.