The Lived Experience of Drug Use

Feb 24 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main St.

This community based workshop connects UBC students with speakers who have lived experience of drug use, poverty, and overdose prevention in the DTES. Through storytelling and conversation students learn about the experiences and needs of people who use drugs and how to respond to addiction and overdose with skill and compassion. Partner: Megaphone Speakers Bureau

Upcoming Workshops

After successful pilot workshops last year, more workshops involving patient partners in teaching health advocacy will be offered as part of the curriculum in physical therapy, occupational therapy,…

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