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FAMILY MATTERS CONFERENCE: Responding to the Opioid Related Overdose Crisis...

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Delta Hotels by Marriott Sault Ste. Marie Waterfront

208 Saint Mary's River Drive

Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 5V4

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Saturday, April 28, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.


AGENDA

Plenary One - Defining a crisis of Addiction to one of Overdose Deaths 9-10 a.m.

Session 1 10-11 a.m.

A-Rapid Access Treatment: What it means for the person who is ready for treatment

B-Overdose Prevention/Supervised Consumption: visual models (includ. mock-up site) are explained

Session 2 11 - 12 p.m.

A-Naloxone Training: Identifying various drug toxicities and responding with appropriate protocols

B-History and Future projection of Opioid Overdose Crisis in Canada

LUNCH-Not provided 12 - 1:30 p.m.

Plenary Two - What Can the Sault Do: Engaging Substance Users - Nothing for them, without them 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Session 3 2:30-3:30 p.m.

A-Family Matters: Counting the costs of each overdose death

B-Out of the Shadows: Being a substance user in Sault Ste Marie

Session 4 3:30-4:30 p.m.

A-Smart Recovery: Abstinence isn’t for everyone and we can work with that

B-It takes a Village: Why Family Matters

Closing 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.


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