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

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Victoria SAFER Initiative Safe Supply Protocols

  AVI Health and Community Services, 2022

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Safer Supply: The pharmacist's role

  ESCODI, 2022

Download (PDF) (également disponible en français)


Safe Supply Tool Kit

  Health Canada, 2019

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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 Webinars and Meeting Recordings


    LIHC Safer Opioid Supply Program

      LIHC, 2023-03-17

    Speaker: Cassidy Morris


    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


    In Our Resource Library