ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – Thursday is International Overdose Awareness Day, a day to remember those who died from drug overdoses and support the families and friends affected by their loss.
To recognize the day, several Missouri organizations will hold a remembrance for those who died of substance abuse.
It’ll be at Concordia Lutheran Church in Kirkwood, starting at 5:30 p.m. After the service, there will also be a remembrance walk. Resources and NARCAN will also be available.
Attendees are also encouraged to bring a pair of new or lightly used shoes to be donated to those in need.