Advanced Drug Awareness and Harm Reduction Training

Course Provider: Kaleidoscope

Course Administrator: Julie Morris

Aim

To provide information and support for people working (in)directly with people who use illegal drugs

To improve knowledge of commonly used illegal drugs and the different risks associated with each drug.

To become more confident dealing with the common problems experienced by drug users, and engaging with clients on this issue.

To examine harm reduction advice that can benefit drug users.

 

 

 

Date Venue Time
16th November 2017 NPTC group, Newtown 9.30am - 4:30pm

Session Content

We will look at the rational for harm reduction and the history behind it. We will look at the commonly used drugs and look at the physical, psychological and social risk impact of these and strategies to minimise each risk identified.

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given
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