A collision of drug criminalization, inadequate and discriminatory housing policies, and insufficient mental health and substance use care services has fostered open drug scene encampments in communities around the world.
Resources and Tools
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Throughout our Connecting Care podcast series, we’ve focused on different communities of adults with HIV and/or substance use disorders (SUDs). One population we haven’t yet covered is the adolescent and young adult population.
Harm reduction strategies and tools should be accessible to everyone – regardless of location, time, and/or experience.