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#SafeSupply through harm reduction healthcare. Home: @AVIVanIsle | Partnership: @OutreachSolid | Supported by: Substance Use & Addictions Program, Health Canada
26 Mar
1 year ago, the BC gov released the @BCCSU Clinical Guidance, "Risk Mitigation in the Context of Dual Public Health Emergencies."
news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2020M…

To mark 1 year of the closest thing we've had to "safe supply," we present to our SAFER Top Ten list...🧵
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1 Nov 20
New article from @kendracrighton about our program! Check out this thread for some highlights.⬇️⬇️

vicnews.com/news/unhoused-…

#ThatsSAFER @AVIVanIsle @OutreachSolid SAFER Outreach Worker, Jaclyn, wears a SOLID Outreach shirt
“ …for those who are left outside, accessing a #safesupply isn’t easy. Cue @SaferVic. This team of nurses, outreach workers with lived experience, physicians & a systems navigator are working full-time to provide people sheltering in Victoria parks the medications they need.” A pop-up supervised consumption tent stands on grass covered
We’re stoked that SAFER Outreach Worker, Jaclyn, was highlighted in this article because she is a force of nature & “...spends most of her time in the community…handing out harm reduction supplies & building a bridge of trust.”
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