Published: March 22, 2022
The Community Addictions Peer Support Association (CAPSA) and the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) are pleased announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, which formalizes their collaboration and shared commitment to ending stigma and discrimination towards people with lived and living experience of substance use. This work will center the learned wisdom of people with lived and living experience as evidence to promote health equity and a public health approach to substance use.
Visit CAPSA (capsa.ca) to learn more about what steps you can take to address stigma and discrimination.
Follow @CAPSACanada and @CPHA_ACSP for updates and ways to get involved.
Visit the SURE website substanceuse.ca to browse tools and resources geared towards the implementation of a public health approach to substance use.