This is a page from the 2019 Canadian general election.
- New investments to help provinces and territories expand community-based services, build more in-patient rehab beds, and scale up programmes, such as safe consumption sites.
- Make drug treatment court the default for first-time non-violent offenders charged with simple possession.
Revise the Canadian drugs and substance strategy to focus on helping Canadians recover from addiction.
Declare a public health emergency and launch an investigation into the role drug companies may have played in the opioid crisis, seeking meaningful financial compensation for public costs.
- Declare a national health emergency.
- Increase funding to community-based organizations to test drugs make Naloxone kits widely available.