The Threat of Prison

The Threat of Prison

The Threat of Prison As harm reduction facilities expand into behavioral health services, prisons remain an obstacle to progress. ; By Maximilian Eyle             As harm reduction agencies expand toward addressing the psychological health of participants, prisons...
The Young Injectables

The Young Injectables

The Young Injectables Harnessing the Power of Harm Reduction ;             Educational outreach is one of our biggest priorities at SACHR. Decades of abstinence based drug education in the United States have created a widespread lack of awareness of how to prevent...
The Rock Bottom Myth

The Rock Bottom Myth

The Rock Bottom Myth How a misunderstood theory about addiction harms drug users and drug policy. ;            Everyone is familiar with the concept. We see it in movies, books, and on stage. Someone’s life spirals downward until they are struck with a lightning bolt...
Opioid Roundtable with DA Clarke

Opioid Roundtable with DA Clarke

A diverse group of Bronx community leaders gathered with DA Clarke to discuss issues surrounding the opioid crisis and public health. Our CEO and Founder Joyce Rivera was part of an Opioid Roundtable event with Bronx DA Darcel Clarke held at Metropolitan College. The...
HIV and the Bronx: What We’ve Learned

HIV and the Bronx: What We’ve Learned

HIV and the Bronx: What We’ve Learned “The future is all about education, it is about prevention, and it is about early detection.” – Ryan White Program Manager Nando Pinto ; Nando Pinto is our Ryan White Program Manager and has been working with the...