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Harm Reduction Approach

This 2-hour webinar webinar was presented by Harm Reduction Coalition’s Emma Roberts, Director of Capacity Building Services, and Joanna Berton Martinez, Senior Trainer, on October 5, 2016.  The webinar provides participants with an introduction to basic philosophy and practices of HIV/STI/HCV harm reduction with regards to substance use and sexual risk behavior.  The webinar provides an […]

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What’s the Scoop on Fentanyl?

What’s the Scoop on Fentanyl?

What’s the Scoop on Fentanyl? This  2-hour webinar webinar was presented by Harm Reduction Coalition’s William Matthews, Physician Assistant, on March 29th, 2017.  The webinar focuses on Fentanyl, a potent, synthetic opioid pain medication that has been associated with the recent surge in opioid related overdose deaths.  Fentanyl has been found as a contaminant in the illicit […]

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Quality Healthcare is Your Right

Quality Healthcare is Your Right

People who use drugs often face multiple challenges when seeking health care. This booklet aims to provide a practical guide for people who use drugs. Service providers and peers can use this booklet as a tool for starting honest conversations with people who use drugs about healthcare. You can read the pamphlet below, download copies, […]

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Understanding Harm Reduction and Community Engagement Strategies

Understanding Harm Reduction and Community Engagement Strategies

The Southern Harm Reduction Pre-Conference Event: Effectively Outreaching to and Engaging Substance Users The Southern Harm Reduction and Drug Policy Pre-Conference Institute Presents—No Harm, No Foul: Understanding Harm Reduction and Community Engagement Strategies. Topic: Effectively Outreaching to and Engaging Substance Users Date: Wednesday Dec 11th Time 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Location: Hyatt Regency New Orleans, 601 […]

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Harm Reduction Coalition at the International Drug Policy Reform Conference

Harm Reduction Coalition at the International Drug Policy Reform Conference

HARM REDUCTION COALITION HEADING TO DENVER We’re heading to Denver, CO this week for the Drug Policy Alliance’s bi-annual International Drug Policy Reform Conference. Some of topics we will be addressing at the conference include harm reduction and the Affordable Care Act, overdose prevention legislation and Naloxone programs in closed settings, syringe access mobilization and […]

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Injection Drug User Cultural Competency

Injection Drug User Cultural Competency

Injection Drug User Cultural Competency This 90-minute webinar aims to provide an overview of injecting drug user (IDU) cultural competency. The webinar opens by answering the questions “Why is there a need for IDU cultural competency?” and “What is IDU Cultural Competency?” while exploring facets of injecting drug user culture and experience. The webinar closes […]

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Peer-Delivered Syringe Exchange Toolkit

Peer-Delivered Syringe Exchange Toolkit

This toolkit is intended to provide examples of policies and practices from current PDSE programs so new and existing programs can think about and incorporate the parts that work for them. It gives an overview of points to consider in starting a PDSE program and is intended to generate new ideas for revising and improving […]

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Understanding Drug-Related Stigma

Understanding Drug-Related Stigma

Tools for Better Practice and Social Change Contact us for more information about this training or would like Harm Reduction Coalition to provide this training at your organization. Training Length Half-day (3 hours) Training Goal This half day training will give participants a distinct set of knowledge and skills to help them understand and address […]

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Getting Off Right Safety Manual

Getting Off Right Safety Manual

Getting Off Right is a straightforward, easy-to-read how-to survival guide for injection drug users. It is a compilation of medical facts, injection techniques, junky wisdom and common sense strategies to keep users and their communities healthier and safer. The Safety Manual was written in collaboration by drug users and services providers. Read below and download […]

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H is for Heroin

H is for Heroin

This educational brochure was created as part of the Straight Dope Education Series to provide accurate information about drugs so that people can make rational, safer and informed decisions about their drug use. Read the booklet below and download the pdf. You can also purchase print copies from our Store.

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