This episode is all about stigma! What it is, how it's manifesting in our local community, and what can be done to address it. We talk more specifically about some pretty juicy topics including click-bait media, Brandie's drug use, law enforcement, syringe litter, PWUD, and... Our new Executive Director!! This episode is very informative, extra... Continue Reading →
We are very grateful to St. Joseph Health for awarding us their Care for the Poor grant. The funds helped provide necessary case management and navigation tools for our new MAT Street Team program. This program provides intensive case management and navigation into Medicated Assisted Treatment for some of our most vulnerable community members who... Continue Reading →
Our latest podcast episode is all about Humboldt politics! We talk with Eureka City Council member Kim Bergel about her experience participating in the homelessness challenge. We also discuss Fortuna City Council and their desire to implement a Syringe Exchange ordinance similar to the one that exists in Eureka, and the unfortunate and inhumane comments... Continue Reading →
February's episode is all about sexual health! Even more exciting is we have our first on-air guest, Chelsey- a sex health educator from Planned Parenthood of Northern California! Click here to listen!
Our Little Free Pantry provided by Cooperation Humboldt is regularly filled with non-perishable food, hygiene supplies, condoms, and feminine care supplies. Anyone in the neighborhood is free to take items that they might need, and all community members are encouraged to contribute items to the pantry.
We are so excited to share that we have two new services at HACHR! 1. HIV and Hepatitis C Testing We now have HIV and Hepatitis C testing! Friday's @ HACHR 9:00am-12:30pm Please call our new case management line if you have any questions about testing. (707) 298-9393 2. Foot Health Clinic Thanks to our... Continue Reading →
Unsure about how to safely pick up and dispose of a discarded sharp on the ground? This handy PSA has got you covered! And remember, if you don't feel comfortable handling sharps, call HACHR and we can come pick them up! Image Credit: @beyondtype1
Our latest podcast episode is a 2018 year in review and includes a segment full of gratitude for all of the awesome people and experiences that helped make HACHR successful! Click here to listen!
This months podcast we talk about our experience at the National Harm Reduction Conference. We discuss SESTA/FOSTA, Peer Leadership, Rural Harm Reduction, and #reframetheblame. We hope you enjoy this episode! Click here to listen!
WE ARE NOW AN HIV/HCV QUALIFIED TESTING CENTER! Since the day we imagined HACHR we have always imagined and in-house Testing to Treatment program. This vision included on site testing and linkage to care and we have diligently been working toward this goal for a number of years now. We have finally achieved it! We... Continue Reading →