Harm Reduction

Who is it for?

Anyone wanting support services and strategies to empower themselves or others to be safer and healthier by minimizing death, disease, and injury from high risk behavior.

Date & TIMES

Ongoing. During COVID-19: Supplies are available at the Whistler Food Bank.

Naloxone Training available remotely. Naloxone kits will be dropped off at an agreed-upon location after completing the required training.

What you will get out of it

  • Free Naloxone training for groups and individuals.
  • Safer smoking and injection kits, condoms and lube, information about safer sex and sexually transmitted infections.
  • Information and resources around safer substance use, overdose prevention, and common infections associated with substance use.

Post-COVID-19:

  • Supplies available at WCSS Office at 8000 Nesters Road during opening hours. (Currently closed to the public during COVID-19)
  • Individual Naloxone training can be booked online. Click here to book.
  • Group Naloxone training can be arranged by contacting an Outreach Worker at info@mywcss.org or 604-932-0113.

How to register

Contact an Outreach Worker for more information at info@mywcss.org or 604-932-0113.

Naloxone kits are also available for purchase at local pharmacies and online at towardtheheart.com
Free Naloxone training and kits are available at Vancouver Coastal Health on the 2nd floor of the Whistler Health Care Centre, at 4380 Lorimer Road. 

Program supporters

Free Naloxone kits provided by Toward the Heart. WCSS is an official Naloxone Kit Distribution Centre.