2018 Southern Maine Harm Reduction Conference

When:
October 26, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
2018-10-26T08:00:00-04:00
2018-10-26T16:00:00-04:00
Where:
Innovation Hall, University of New England
772 Stevens Ave
Portland, ME 04103
USA
Cost:
$30
Contact:

2018 Southern Maine Harm Reduction Conference

Presented by The University of New England, The SBIRT Grant 
and The City of Portland’s Public Health Division 

Friday, October 26 | 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Innovation Hall, University of New England

772 Stevens Avenue, Portland, Maine

Please join the University of New England, the Collaborative SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment) Training Grant, and the City of Portland’s Public Health Division for a series of workshops about ideas and strategies aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with substance use and other high-risk behaviors. Introductory, intermediate, and advanced sessions are available during all three workshop blocks. There will also be resource tables and an interactive, harm reduction-focused installation that explores the benefits of community health engagement locations.

Scholarships available upon request.

Topics Include:

  • Barriers to Harm Reduction in Rural Maine
  • Supporting Sex Workers
  • Supporting Clients Who Use Drugs
  • Screening and Brief Interventions
  • Injection Drug Use and Hepatitis C
  • Recovery Oriented Housing

For registration questions: llaliberte@adcareme.org

FMI, Contact Zoe Brokos: zop@portlandmaine.gov