Resources for Program Operators

Program Operations Meeting

We have a monthly drop-in Zoom meeting for program operators.

Purpose: Connect program administrators/coordinators/managers/service providers to discuss program operations, identify successes and challenges, share information and resources, and provide support.

Current activities: Support for new program development, share resources.

Join the NSS-CoP and then contact us for details.


Member Resources

If you're an NSS-CoP member, log in and visit our Member Resource page for sample directives, client handouts, and other documents members have shared.



Safer Opioid Supply Program Protocols: Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario

  Marysia Maraksa NP, Nicole Bond, Gab Laurence, & Kate Atkinson, 2022

Download (PDF)


Victoria SAFER Initiative Safe Supply Protocols

  AVI Health and Community Services, 2022

Download (PDF)


Safe Supply Tool Kit

  Health Canada, 2019

Download (PDF) (également disponible en français)


Safe Supply: Concept Document

  CAPUD, 2019

Download (PDF) (également disponible en français)


Safer Opioid Supply Programs (SOS)

  A harm reduction informed guiding document for primary care teams. Hales et al., 2020



    Past Hot Topic Webinars

    Integrating Hepatitis C Care with Safer Supply Practice

      CATIE, 2022-07-28

    Speakers: Chris Hoy, Rivka Kushner, Tim O'Shea, Patty Wilson, Angie Austin and Jessica Nanni


    Emotional Harm Reduction

      NSS-CoP, 2021-11-08

    Speaker: Corey Ranger


    Safer Supply 101

      NSS-CoP, 2021-10-14

    Speaker: Corey Ranger


    Supporting Worker Wellness: Grief, Loss & Burnout in the Overdose Crisis

      NSS-CoP, 2021-08-26

    Speakers: Juno Zavitz, Nicola Bangham


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