FFDLR Newsletter November 2021

...pill testing service in its 2021-22 budget. This will be a six-month pilot of the service to “determine service demand and community support” for a future permanent fixed-site service. The...

Reflections – Jan Lee

...couldn’t be happy with that, I’d have to write a good book, the best book, or I wouldn’t want it to be my book. I’d want to be able to...

FFDLR Newsletter September 2021

...2020 the participants were administered a one-hour face-to-face interview and reimbursed $40 for their time, with the exception of 2020 when interviews were conducted via telephone or video-conference due to...

President’s Annual Report 2003

...support service agency. ADFACT: Brian McConnell’s membership to the board of this residential rehabilitation service agency concluded this year. Brian was a ministerial appointment to the board. ACTCOSS Corrections Coalition:...

‘Reflections’ by Ann Finlay

...place. Later that year he spent almost three weeks in 2N after an overdose, and was discharged home on multiple medications including, benzodiazepines, anti-psychotics and anti-depressants, with a plan to...

‘Reflections’ by Tina van Raay

...accept the invitation to take on the role of leading a drug and alcohol service in a way that I believe was needed. A service based on professionalism and evidence...

INjustice reinvestment

...all likelihood, plugging gaps in voluntary services is cheaper and more effective in reducing offending than compulsory services embedded in the criminal justice system. ATODA reports that “Reduced involvement in...