Canadian Harm Reduction Network: OVERDOSE AWARENESS & PREVENTION

Canadian Harm Reduction Network

OVERDOSE AWARENESS & PREVENTION

A Workshop for Front-Line & Peer Workers

Thursday, December 10th 2015

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Space is limited

REGISTER:   harmreductionTO@gmail.com

DOWNTOWN CENTRAL LOCATION

Topics covered in this interactive workshop:

  • Experiences of overdose
  • Risks of overdose and how to mitigate these
  • How to spot an overdose – opiates and stimulants
  • Responding to overdose, including the use of Naloxone
  • Talking to clients about use, risks, overdose
  • Why your agency and other places in your community need an overdose protocol
  • Emerging issues & trends

Presenters/facilitators: CHRN Staff and Peer Educators

The Canadian Harm Reduction Network
666 Spadina Avenue, Suite 1904, Toronto, ON M5S 2H8

Phone: 416 - 928 - 0279 • Fax: 416 - 966 - 9512

email: noharm@canadianharmreduction.com
Webpage: http://www.canadianharmreduction.com
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/noharmcanada

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