Engaging Vulnerable Persons

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Engaging Vulnerable Persons

Engaging Vulnerable Persons: Understanding Homelessness & Addiction

By Calgary Alpha House Society & Carya

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Date and time

Tue, Apr 4, 2023 12:00 PM - Mon, Jul 24, 2023 7:30 PM MDT


carya Village Commons 610 8 Avenue Southeast Calgary, AB T2G 0M1 Canada

About this event

Please join us for a workshop presented by Calgary Alpha House Society in community partnership with Carya where we will work toward;

  • Understanding factors that lead to homelessness & addiction
  • Challenging the stigmas associated with homelessness & addiction
  • Learning about philosophies of care including Housing First and Harm Reduction
  • Recognizing how & when to navigate interactions with our unhoused neighbours
  • Learning about free resources available to community & when to utilize them

This 90-minute workshop will be offered twice monthly (one lunchtime & one evening session) to accommodate a variety of schedules. Please register for ONE session only.

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