Fentanyl crisis on Vancouver’s downtown east side worsening says workers

Fentanyl crisis in Vancouver getting worse says social workers on the front lines.

Tina House
APTN National News
Health officials working in Vancouver’s downtown eastside are scrambling to try and stop the number of overdose deaths related to the opioid Fentanyl.

According to those on the front lines, it’s a situation getting worse by the day.

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A proud Métis from BC, Tina began her television career in 1997 as a talent agent for film and TV. She joined APTN National News in 2007 as a Video Journalist in the Vancouver bureau. In 2010, she was the recipient of the Amnesty International Human Rights Journalism Award for her story on murdered and missing women and girls.