Indigenous-Centered Approaches to Harm Reduction

  • Indigenous Homelessness
  • Service Delivery

Indigenous-Centered Approaches to Harm Reduction

This two-part webinar series explores Indigenous-centred and reconciliatory harm reduction approaches. These videos spotlight examples of innovative, Indigenous-led programs across the country that are using Indigenous-centred approaches to harm reduction, HIV and hepatitis C.

The first webinar provides an overview of:

  • what these approaches look like
  • the link between colonialism and substance use, HIV and hepatitis C
  • the Indigenous-led response

The second webinar explores:

  • what Reconciliation means in the context of harm reduction
  • what service providers can do to offer wholistic, person-centred services
  • how to address stigma in our healthcare system