Opioid usage is at one of its highest peaks in Toronto homeless shelters, Toronto Public Health says.
Despite the intense pre-election campaign going on in the Toronto Centre riding, Brian Chang still visited the Regent Park this Friday morning to greet potential voters. They need “someone who is ready to bring people to the table and engage in these tough conversations,” Chang said.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is among those who publicly criticized Premier Doug Ford’s decision to cut funding to safe injection sites in Ontario.
The opioid problem in the Greenwood and Danforth area is still a major topic of concern, according to police, but its getting better, say others.
“People have a perception of what a drug-user looks like, I think that’s a big problem with society.”