“The impact of stigma, self-stigma, and fear of stigma act as barriers to people seeking support. It contributes to hidden shame and affects individuals and families alike.
Most people will know someone who is or has struggled with substances. Our underlying beliefs, language, and actions are so powerful. Individuals, families, health and social professionals, employers, and the general public – join us to make a difference and #SwipeOutStigma”
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