Fri, 12/05/2008 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Ani will talk with guests Amelia Cates and Lydia Ann Bartholow of the Dicentra Collective about harm
Ani talks with guests Amelia Cates and Lydia Ann Bartholow of the Dicentra collective about harm reduction. We will discuss how communities can work together to address issues of domestic and interpersonal violence, police brutality, substance abuse and mental illness.
You are invited to join this conversation on air-- the studio line is 503-231-8187.
Harm Reduction and Intervention in Portland and across the Northwest is a series of discussions bringing together practitioners and organizers around harm reduction. Participants will explore the landscape of practices and concepts as they seek to address domestic and interpersonal violence, police brutality, substance abuse and mental illness, dispute resolution and street facilitation. Speakers include members of Rose City Copwatch (Portland); Cahoots, a program of the White Bird Clinic (Eugene), Yellow Brick Road, a program of Janus Youth (Portland), Dicentra Collective (Portland) and others.
The first discussion will be held:
Thursday 11 December 2008
6pm at In Other Words Women's Books and Resources
8 NE Killingsworth St.
For more information about this event, visit the Dicentra Collective's website