Harm Reduction as Transformative Practice
The application for the 2022 Harm Reduction Academy closed on January 26th. All selected applicants have been notified.
The 2022 Injury-Free NC Academy on Harm Reduction as Transformative Practice focuses on moving from theory to practice and implementing a variety of harm reduction programs to serve people who use drugs. The purpose of this Academy is to work with community-based organizations, local health departments, coalitions, and individuals who are planning or have taken steps to establish an overdose prevention or harm reduction program or want to learn more about harm reduction principles and how to incorporate them into overdose prevention work. View the 2022 application packet to learn more about this Academy.
As part of the 2022 HR Academy, a webinar was held on February 23rd that was open to the public. The webinar served as an introduction to harm reduction philosophy and practice, provided a history of the drug war, and set the foundation for the immersive sessions. View the webinar here.