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Going Where No One Else Can

Going Where No One Else Can

PEERS GATHER FOR 2014 PDSE CONFERENCE! Read our latest blog post: Going Where No One Else Can: Peers Gather for 2014 PDSE Conference

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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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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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User-to-User: Peer Delivered Syringe Exchange in New York City

User-to-User: Peer Delivered Syringe Exchange in New York City

User-to-User: Peer Delivered Syringe Exchange in New York City provides an analysis of a syringe access model in New York that trains injection drug users (IDUs) to conduct secondary syringe exchange with members of their social networks and other contacts. Drawing upon findings from several methods – including focus groups, qualitative interviews, and a quantitative […]

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Hepatitis C Support Groups for Drug Users: Faciliatators Manual

Hepatitis C Support Groups for Drug Users: Faciliatators Manual

This guide was developed with the collective input of syringe exchange participants and service providers actively involved in hepatitis C (HCV) support groups throughout New York City. Together we have compiled some ‘best practices’ for establishing HCV groups within a harm reduction framework. We also offer facilitators practical suggestions and creative tools for effectively maintaining […]

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Hepatitis C Awareness Poster

Hepatitis C Awareness Poster

Our People, Our Problem This poster can be a great way to increase dialogue and awareness about hepatitis C. View below and download the pdf. You can also purchase print copies from our Store.

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Entrenamiento Para Trabajadores y Educadores de la Hepatitis C

Entrenamiento Para Trabajadores y Educadores de la Hepatitis C

Manual de 3 Sesiones Para Trabajadores de Alcance Comunitario y Educadores en los Programas de Intercambio de Jeringuillas Este plan de estudios del taller presenta los conceptos básicos acerca de la labor de divulgación, educación entre pares, y la hepatitis C con un formato estándar. Lee más abajo y descargar el pdf.

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Frontline Hepatitis C Training

Frontline Hepatitis C Training

A 3-Session Curriculum For Syringe Exchange Peer Outreach Workers This workshop curriculum introduces basic concepts about outreach work, peer education, and hepatitis C using a standard format. Read below and download the PDF.

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Promoting Secondary Exchange

Promoting Secondary Exchange

Opportunities to Advance Public Health Secondary exchange is an important but underemphasized component of HIV and hepatitis C prevention for injection drug users (IDUs).  Secondary exchange refers to a range of formal and informal practices through which syringe exchange participants redistribute sterile syringes to peers within social and drug-using networks. This report intends to: Explore […]

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Guía para Implementar y Mantener Grupos de Apoyo para Usarios de Drogas con Hepatitis C

Guía para Implementar y Mantener Grupos de Apoyo para Usarios de Drogas con Hepatitis C

Esta guía ha sido desarrollada con la información colectiva de los participantes de programas de intercambio de jeringuillas y proveedores de servicios que trabajan con grupos de apoyo de la hepatitis C (VHC) en la Ciudad de Nueva York. Juntos hemos reunido algunas de “las mejores prácticas” para el establecer grupos personas con VHC basados […]

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