November 29, 2021

Harm Reduction and Safer Drug Use 101

Workshop Description: Harm Reduction and Safer Drug Use 101 is an introduction to harm reduction theory and safer drug use. This 90 minute workshop led by harm reduction advocate, Liz Singh, will include a basic history of harm reduction and drug policy in Canada, how to recognize and respond to different kinds of overdose and how to maximize the benefits of the substances you're using while mitigating the risks.

Facilitator Description: Liz Singh is a frontline worker, harm reduction advocate and trip sitter with more than fifteen years of work and lived experience with substance use and drug policy. She offers a preventative, inclusive, non-judgemental, holistic approach towards harm reduction to help provide people with the information, support, and tools needed to make informed decisions about substances.