Digital Overdose Response System App

Government of Alberta - Ministry of Health


Description
Provides an app for Albertans using opioids or other substances while alone to summon emergency response to their location if they become unconscious.

Service offers:

  • an app available online or from Apple or Google mobile app stores that connects users to Emergency Medical Services (EMS) in the event medical intervention is needed
  • information on national and provincial addiction recovery supports and services, such as the Addiction Helpline
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to: 
  • individuals residing in Alberta 
  • 18 years and older
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service: 
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Web Site
https://www.dorsapp.ca
Email
mentalhealthandaddiction@gov.ab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
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Last Verified On
November 1, 2023