“Each patient carries his own doctor inside him.”
— Norman Cousins
Tuesday, August 31st
Detroit, MI (August 30, 2021) – In honor of International Overdose Awareness Day, Team Wellness Center is taking steps to increase understanding about addiction and celebrate those in recovery.
The agency will host its first International Overdose Awareness Day event on Tuesday, August 31st from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Team’s Eastern Market clinic located at 2925 Russell St. Detroit, MI 48207.
The event will feature live testimonies from people in recovery, presentations, Narcan training, giveaways, raffle prizes, free food and soft drinks. Substance use resources and counseling will also be provided with counselors available on-site.
Team Wellness Center’s staff will honor International Overdose Awareness Day by wearing purple in honor and remembrance of those who have died due to overdose and to acknowledge the grief of the family and friends left behind.
International Overdose Awareness Day was founded in 2001 and is held on August 31st of each year. It is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite to raise awareness about addiction and commemorate those who have been lost to drug overdose.
For more information about Team Wellness Center or their International Overdose Awareness Day event go to www.teamwellnesscenter.com or call 313-396-5300.