International Overdose Awareness Day:

August 31st

Time to Remember. Time to Act.

Let’s #EndOverdosePA Together!

International Overdose Awareness Day: August 31 is the world’s largest annual campaign to end overdose, remember without stigma those who have died, and acknowledge the grief of the family and friends left behind.

Post a tribute to your loved one, Find an IOAD event near you, or Commemorate their story with any of our free IOAD media materials (Downloads Below).


Post a tribute to a loved one who has passed away from overdose.


Find an International Overdose Awareness Day event near you.


Download free posters, flyers, memes, digital posts and more.

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Evidenced-based Articles, Toolkits, and More.

PAStop, The Campaign to Stop Opiate Misuse was launched in 2016 by the Commonwealth Prevention Alliance (CPA), a private non-profit whose mission is to support prevention professionals in Pennsylvania in eliminating substance misuse and risk-related behaviors.

 Backed by The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) and The Pennsylvania Department of Drug & Alcohol (DDAP), you will find materials designed to educate and assist parents, caregivers, friends and family-members in preventing and responding to the effects of Substance Use Disorder among loved ones.