Drug Poisoning Alerts

Last updated: May 6, 2024

Sign Up for Drug Poisoning Alerts

Peterborough Public Health is using Alertable to send out instant alert notifications to you!

What will be included in the alerts?

The alerts will be reserved for life-saving information ONLY. You can be confident that we won’t be spamming you. They will include information about,

  • Poisoned supply of drugs
  • Dangerous side effects being seen in the community
  • Local services providing safe use sites and harm reduction materials

Where will the information be?

The notifications will be sent to you via text, email, or through the Alertable app, you can choose which option is best for you!

How do I sign up?

Can I report a weird side effect from a drug or suspicion of poisoned supply?

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 immediately!
YES! Your feedback is used to help us generate alerts for everyone. Submit it anonymously here
Please Note – this is NOT an enforcement tool. To report a crime, please reach out to Peterborough Police Services (non-emergent line: 705-876-1122) or OPP (non-emergent line: 1 888 310-1122)

If you have any questions at all, please reach out!