Collaborative graduate-level teamwork on research: Opioid Crisis

Community Supportive Safe Environment (CSSE) is a pilot project which focuses on the role of a well-informed community in tackling the Substance Use Disorder (SUD) issue through prevention and harm reduction approaches. This proposed intervention is a non-institutional and community-based approach with contextual footing that address the Parkdale area as a hotspot area. This intervention aims to contribute extensively to the opioid discussion, unveiling a new window of addressing the problem, assisting in reducing opioid related deaths, and introducing and redesigning a more adoptable and effective harm reduction unit -Community Supportive Safe Unit (CSSU).