SisterSpace: Canada’s First Women-Only Shared Using Room

SisterSpace, located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, is Canada’s first women-only overdose prevention site. In this short documentary, they highlight the unique trauma and gender informed approach of this shared using room, where women with lived experience are helping each other heal.

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This video has been made possible by a financial contribution from Health Canada. The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of Health Canada.

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