Category: Webinars and Online Learning

Date: Thursday, July 22 2021 Time: 10-11:30 AM Pacific time Vending machines that dispense sterile needles, condoms, HIV self-test kits and more, and peer workers with backpacks stocked with critical supplies have been helping to promote safer sex and drug use during the pandemic. During this webinar, you will hear about Ensemble Moncton and Saskatchewan… Read more »

HIV and Hepatitis C Testing Course

via CATIE: CATIE, Canada’s source for HIV and Hepatitis C information, is partnering with Vancouver Sex Work Community Alliance to deliver a training course for you and your colleagues on HIV and Hepatitis C Testing. This course is being delivered to frontline service providers across British Columbia who support sex workers or who might benefit from further awareness about… Read more »

Webinar: Hep Can’t Wait Until After Prison

Topic: Sexually Transmitted and Blood Borne Infection (STBBI) Testing in Prisons Date: July 28, 2021 Time: 12 noon – 1:15 PM Pacific time Register in Advance   After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   Details This webinar is for health providers (e.g., nurses, doctors, mental and social… Read more »

Date: July 22, 2021 Time: 10 AM Pacific time Hepatitis C is highly treatable, and once a person begins treatment, they can be cured within a few months. Yet starting treatment isn’t as easy as that for many.  In this webinar, researcher Jessica Jacob will share findings from a study looking at how youth who… Read more »

Promoting access to hepatitis C care for youth who use drugs

Hepatitis C is highly treatable, and once a person begins treatment, they can be cured within a few months. Yet starting treatment isn’t as easy as that for many.  In this webinar, researcher Jessica Jacob will share findings from a study looking at how youth who use drugs experience hep C related healthcare access. Discussion… Read more »

World Hepatitis Day course

In the leadup to World Hepatitis Day, CATIE, Canada’s source for HIV and Hepatitis C information, is partnering with the BC Hepatitis Network to deliver a training course for you and your colleagues on Hepatitis C Treatment. This course is being delivered to frontline workers across British Columbia. CATIE’s Hepatitis C Treatment course aims to develop in-depth knowledge on the treatment of hepatitis… Read more »

Bridges Programs for Women

  Bridges inspires women affected by trauma, violence or abuse to reclaim their lives and build financial security through healing, education and employment programs. Services are open to all women (transgender and cisgender), non-binary, and two-spirit people who identify as a part of the women’s community and who have been impacted by violence or trauma at… Read more »

At the end of 2019, CANFAR distributed a national online survey to hundreds of youth across Canada. They’ve analyzed the data collected and are excited to share key learnings with their partners in the sector! Currently, there is no up-to-date national data on Canadian youth’s experiences relevant to sexual health, mental health, substance use, as… Read more »

Let’s get together with a small carbon footprint

As a follow up to the Earth Day Special Webinar on Health, Equity and Climate Change, we hosted PAN Presents: Let’s get together with a small carbon footprint. Our work time and meetings have a hidden carbon footprint! Online video, including streaming, videoconferencing, and video embedded in apps, uses a lot of electricity. Since about… Read more »

As a follow up to the Earth Day Special Webinar on Health, Equity and Climate Change, we are now excited to host PAN Presents: Let’s get together with a small carbon footprint. Date: May 27, 2021 Time: 10 -11 AM Pacific time Our work time and meetings have a hidden carbon footprint! Online video, including streaming,… Read more »

Not Just Naloxone (NJN) Train the Trainer workshops

The Four Directions team at FNHA is offering province wide Not Just Naloxone (NJN) Train the Trainer workshops this summer. Kindly share this opportunity to anyone in your networks that may be interested. This training is geared towards any interested individuals who are in a position to talk about substance use or who support people… Read more »