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Raising awareness of the issues surrounding opioids, overdose, and harm reduction in Minnesota

Northside Hub

Stop by our Northside Hub for naloxone, harm reduction supplies, or to just say hello and hang out for a bit!

April Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday 10am-2pm and Thursday, Friday 2pm-6pm

We are located at 3859 Fremont Ave N in Minneapolis

Our Mission

Minnesota Overdose Awareness is dedicated to providing accessible, dignified care, championing engagement and health equity for those impacted by substance use within our community.

Our Core Values

  • Engagement/Health Equity:  We strive to offer flexible, accessible, and relevant care and support that prioritizes engagement and person-centered practices.
  • Compassion/Dignity: We approach our work with empathy, understanding, and dignity for all.
  • Inclusivity: We embrace diversity and create easy access spaces/services that welcome and support all individuals and communities.
  • Innovation: We pursue innovative strategies and solutions to address evolving challenges.
  • Collaboration: We believe in the power of partnerships and collaboration to effect meaningful change.
  • Advocacy: We advocate for policies and practices that promote harm reduction, health equity, and community well-being.
  • Awareness/Prevention: We are committed to raising overdose awareness, increasing overdose prevention, educating communities, and reducing stigma associated with substance use.

Vision Statement

To create a community where individuals impacted by substance use find support, healing, hope and health equity by empowering those who are served and by offering flexible/responsive services that reflect the needs of the community.

Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of Minnesota Overdose Awareness. We celebrate and embrace the rich tapestry of backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives within our community. We stand united in our commitment to create an inclusive space that values and respects the inherent worth and dignity of every individual. Through this dedication, we strive to amplify diverse voices, cultivate a culture of belonging, and ensure equitable access to care and support for all those affected by substance use. We believe that by embracing diversity and fostering inclusion, we strengthen our ability to address the complexities of the opioid crisis and create a brighter, more compassionate future for our community.

You Can Make a Difference

Welcome to the heart of change! Minnesota Overdose Awareness is on a mission to combat the opioid crisis and raise awareness of the overdose epidemic. We’re dedicated to providing compassionate care, saving lives, and creating a brighter future for our community.

Your Support Matters

Every donation, every volunteer, and every advocate plays a crucial role in our journey. Your support can unlock the power to make a real impact. Join us in the fight against overdose and addiction.

Ways to Get Involved

  • Donate: Your financial contributions directly fund our programs and initiatives.
  • Volunteer: Your time and skills can help us in various capacities.
  • Advocate: Influence policy changes and raise awareness as an advocate.
  • Attend Events: Participate in our events and conferences.
  • Spread Awareness: Share our mission with your network.
  • Sponsorship: Explore corporate sponsorship opportunities.

Together, We Make a Difference:

Join our cause and be part of the change. Together, we can create a brighter, safer, and more compassionate future for our community. Together, we can save lives.

Unveiling a Beacon of Hope: Our Community Center’s Inception

In the heart of North Minneapolis, an exciting new chapter is unfolding as we embark on the development of a space that promises to be a beacon of hope for the community. This space, a fresh addition to our organization, symbolizes the unwavering spirit of progress and the dawn of a new era.

As renovations and development work continue, this building is poised to become a place where lives will be transformed, where individuals will find a haven, and where the community will unite as one. It embodies the power of compassion and the birth of a remarkable addition to our mission.

We invite you to be part of this remarkable journey. Together, we will witness the inception of a space where hope thrives, lives are changed, and inspiration knows no bounds.

Join us in celebrating the development of our future community center, where the promise of hope is becoming a reality, lives will be transformed, and inspiration will find its home.

North Minneapolis Site Photos