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From grief to action

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117285
Call Number
V 680 2002
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
From grief to action
Place
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
Filmwest Associates [distributor]
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 videocassette (58 min.)
Subjects
Substance abuse - In adolescence
Substance related disorders - In adolescence
Substance abuse - Vancouver, BC
Substance related disorders - Vancouver, BC
Abstract
Based in Vancouver, BC, this video chronicles 17 turbulent months in the lives of four middle class families whose children have become addicted to hard drugs. The parents and their teens are interviewed to hear and see the struggles involved in trying to overcome the addictions -- detox centres, methadone treatment, support groups for parents, attempts to change public policy.
Notes
"Quality documentaries that inform & enlighten" - Container
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 680 2002
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LGBT communities and substance use : what health has to do with it! : a report on consultations with LGBT communities

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118558
Author
MacFarlane, Devon
Call Number
WM 270 M33 2003
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
LGBT communities and substance use : what health has to do with it! : a report on consultations with LGBT communities
Alternate Title
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual communities and substance use
Author
MacFarlane, Devon
Responsibility
drafted by Devon MacFarlane ; submitted on behalf of LGBT communities and the Substance Use Working Group, LGBT Health Association of B.C.
Place
[Vancouver]
Publisher
LGBT Health Association
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
81 p. : ill.
Subjects
Substance related disorders - Vancouver, BC
Homosexuality, Male
Homosexuality, Female
Abstract
Community consultations explored what the needs are for supports and services related to substance use for LGBT people in Vancouver and Richmond. Three major themes were found in the focus groups and interviews: Accessing appropriate and effective supports and services relating to substance use and addictions; need for community information and education relating to drugs and alcohol; accessing appropriate supports and services relating to determinants of health.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-79).
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WM 270 M33 2003
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