July 24: Overdose Awareness & Prevention Workshop

July 17, 2017
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Canadian Harm Reduction Network

Information from Canadian Harm Reduction Network (CHRN): A FREE workshop for front-line & peer workers at a downtown Toronto / central location.

Co-facilitators: CHRN Staff and Peer Educator 

In this interactive workshop we'll cover:

·         Experiences of overdose

·         Risks of overdose & how to mitigate them

·         How to spot an overdose – opiates & stimulants

·         Responding to overdose, including the use of Naloxone

·         Talking to clients about use, risks, overdose

·         Why your agency & other places in your community need an overdose protocol

·         Emerging issues & trends 

Space is limited

Event Information:

When: Monday, July 24, 2017, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: You will be informed of the exact location when you register.

To register: walter@canadianharmreduction.com