CAT Knowledge Exchange, Safer Supply Project Session
Date: June 20, 2022
Filed under: Substance Use,
The objective of this 1.5 hour project session on May 19, 2022, was to spread learnings on how to implement safer supply projects. Dr. Christy Sutherland, Medical Director of PHS in Vancouver, presented on their innovative safer supply program. We also heard from the Nelson CAT on their initiative. Return to the CAT Knowledge Exchange home page.
Safer Supply Programs
PHS Community Services Society (PHS), Safer Supply – Dr. Christy Sutherland, Medical Director
Nelson CAT & ANKORS, Safer Supply – Erin Thomson
National Safer Supply Community of Practice
Join now and access program resources & valuable webinars. This online community is continually updating, allowing shared learning from across the country. Use the online forum to ask questions and coordinate with other BC teams!
Graphic Recording - May 19, 2022
This one-page graphic recording summarizes the 1.5 hour project session on May 19, 2022. Recording by Sam Bradd from Drawing Change.
Small Group Discussion Notes - May 19, 2022
Effective Safer Supply Programs
What could safer supply access look like in your community and describe a pilot initiative to your ideal program.
Challenges & Next Steps
Identify key challenges to implementing safer supply programs and what are next steps for your CAT?