COVID-19 and people who use drugs


COVID-19 is the name of a disease caused by a coronavirus and was first reported in December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. The World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic on 11 March 2020 and all EU countries and the UK are affected. This page brings together resources on COVID-19 and its impact on the people who use drugs (PWUD) and those providing services in the field.