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Harm Reduction in Prison Workshop

9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Queen West CHC, 168 Bathurst Street (Queen & Bathurst)

This is a one-day workshop that will cover

  • Overview of the System
  • HIV/HCV Prevention Education
  • Addiction
  • Women and Trans Prisoners
  • Agency Accessibility for Prisoners/Ex-prisoners
  • Client Advocacy Communication Basics ... and more!

You will

  • Learn about the Federal and Provincial prison system
  • Learn about high risk activity and harm reduction options inside
  • Learn how to support and advocate for people while they are inside
  • Hear from guest speakers ... and more!

Free - refreshments provided - lunch not provided

Space is limited; register by April 21, 2006.  To register or for more information, contact  Michelle
Hamilton-Page   at (416) 338-0745  or mhamilt@toronto.ca.

Sponsored by Toronto Public Health
Facilitated by PASAN (Prisoners with HIV/AIDS Support Action Network)

[Source: Canadian Harm Reduction Network mailing list, http://www.canadianharmreduction.com/index.php]