Youth program of Cactus Montréal working on a peer basis in order to prevent the transmission of HIV, VHC and other STBBI and the reduction of harm related to drug consumption and life on the streets.
* Proximity intervention among the partner resources.
* Group intervention to raise awareness about life on the streets, unsafe practices and their impacts.
* Organisation of the Festival d'Expression de rue/Street expression Festival (FER) and the Pik-nik d'Expression de la rue/Street expression Pik-nik (PER).
Details on the service offer
Covid-19: fixed-site/supervized consumption room: 7 days, 14h00 to 2h00. ----PLAISIIRS: Tuesday and Wednesday 12h00 to 17h00, Thursday and Friday 12h00 to 18h00, Saturday 14h00 to 19h00. Showers suspended at the moment, prevention material, exterior toilet, food and coffee, outside shelter to protect from the rain.---- ASSTTeQ: Saturday 12h00 to 15h00, Monday 12h00 to 16h00, Wednesday 17h30 to 20h30. ---- Messagers de rue: patrol in Ville-Marie-East and West. ---- Projet pour toit: follow-up with participants, presence at PLAISIIR counter. --- Street work: suspended because of a lack of staff but follow-up with participants by phone. Outreach patrol in East downtown. 18/3/2021
youth 14 to 30 years old in very precarious situations
5 member organizations