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Health Canada approves three supervised consumption sites for Montreal - The Globe and Mail

Health Canada has approved three supervised consumption sites for Montreal – the first federal approvals for the harm-reduction facilities outside of Vancouver as Ottawa presses forward in its response to Canada's overdose crisis. Montreal has waited ...and more »

Three safe-injection sites approved for Montreal - Montreal Gazette

Sites can save lives without increasing drug use, Health Canada says. Two will be in Ville Marie borough, one in Hochelaga-Maisonneuve. René Bruemmer, Montreal Gazette More from René Bruemmer, Montreal Gazette. Published on: February 6, 2017 | Last ...and more »

Health minister approves 3 supervised drug consumption sites in Montreal - CBC.ca

Federal Health Minister Jane Philpott has approved three new supervised injection sites in Montreal. The move is being taken to help address the public health crisis of opioid overdoses and deaths across the country. According to a statement released ...and more »

'Toronto is next' to get federal approval for supervised injection sites: Joe Cressy - CBC.ca

A Toronto city councillor says "Toronto is next" when it comes to receiving federal approval for supervised injection sites but the federal government would not confirm when that will happen. Coun. Joe Cressy (Ward 20, Trinity-Spadina), who has ...and more »

Safe-injection sites necessary for Montreal, mayor says - CBC.ca

There will be fewer drug overdoses and infections such as HIV in Montreal thanks to three new supervised injection sites coming to the city, said Mayor Denis Coderre. "I think it's always been necessary to have safe injection sites," Coderre said to ...and more »

Ottawa green lights three safe injection sites in Montreal - Toronto Star

OTTAWA—Health Canada has authorized three supervised injection sites in Montreal as the federal government looks to address the opioid crisis. One site will be located in Montreal's Hochelaga-Maisonneuve district and two will be in Ville-Marie, the ...and more »

Health Canada authorizes safe injection sites in Montreal - CTV News

Health Canada has authorized three safe injection sites in Montreal. Federal Health Minister Jane Philpott announced the approval of the request on Monday afternoon. The provincial government approved the notion of introducing supervised drug injection ...and more »

Opioid crisis: Federal government approves three supervised injection sites in Montreal - Life in Quebec

A injection kit is seen in Vancouver, Tuesday, May 6, 2008. Health Canada has authorized three supervised injection sites in Montreal.Canada currently has two drug injection sites in Canada – both in Vancouver – and existing laws allow such sites to ...and more »