Events Calendar

June 13, 2018
  • Opioid Overdose Response Training for Workplaces

    June 13, 2018  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Peterborough Public Health, 185 King St, Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8, Canada

    Join Peterborough Drug Strategy and Question of Care for free Opioid Overdose Response Training. Designed for agencies and businesses, this training is offered free of charge and is open to front-line workers, service providers, and staff.

    Facilitated by Chris Jardin, Harm Reduction & Education Coordinator at PARN - Your Community AIDS Resource Network.

    Details and Registration Link

    Organizer:
    Peterborough Drug Strategy
    qoc@peterboroughdrugstrategy.com

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June 15, 2018
  • Addictions 101 - June

    June 15, 2018  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Peterborough Lions Community Centre, 347 Burnham St, Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5, Canada

    Join the Peterborough Drug Strategy and the Question of Care project for a one-day introduction to topics related to substance use and recovery.  The session will cover a range of information related to substance use including, viewing substance use on a continuum, substance use effects, how people make change, review of abstinence approach and harm reduction approach, recovery treatment options in Ontario, stamping out stigma and recovery concepts.

    Bursaries available by request.

    Details and Registration

    Organizer:
    Peterborough Drug Strategy
    qoc@peterboroughdrugstrategy.com

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June 29, 2018
  • First Stage Trauma Treatment - June

    June 29, 2018  9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Peterborough Lions Community Centre, 347 Burnham St, Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5, Canada

    Join the Peterborough Drug Strategy and the Question of Care project for a one-day interactive workshop on first stage trauma treatment. Develop new ways to integrate trauma informed practice into your work and share safety and stabilization techniques with clients. Intended for social workers, addiction counsellors, mental health case managers, nurses,  shelter workers, or anyone in a helping profession. Coffee, tea, and water will be provided.

    Bursaries available by request.

    Details and Registration

    Organizer:
    Peterborough Drug Strategy
    qoc@peterboroughdrugstrategy.com

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July 3, 2018
  • Mental Health 101

    July 3, 2018  9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Peterborough Lions Community Centre, 347 Burnham St, Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5, Canada

    Join the Peterborough Drug Strategy and the Question of Care project for a one-day interactive workshop on mental distress recognition and response and suicide support practices. Learn about a variety of mental illness as well as simple verbal de-escalation techniques and communication strategies. 

    Details and Registration

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July 4, 2018
  • Opioid Overdose Response Training for Workplaces

    July 4, 2018  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Peterborough Public Health, 185 King St, Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8, Canada

    Join Peterborough Drug Strategy and Question of Care for free Opioid Overdose Response Training. Designed for agencies and businesses, this training is offered free of charge and is open to front-line workers, service providers, and staff.

    Facilitated by Chris Jardin, Harm Reduction & Education Coordinator at PARN - Your Community AIDS Resource Network.

    Details and Registration Link

    Organizer:
    Peterborough Drug Strategy
    qoc@peterboroughdrugstrategy.com

    See more details