People Who Use Drugs
Our mission is to strengthen the health and wellbeing of many communities including people who use drugs and other substances. HIM offers wide-ranging services, programs and resources to people who use drugs:
Gay, bi, queer men, and gender-diverse people who use drugs have unique health needs. At HIM, we offer harm reduction-based programming for substance users and free harm reduction supplies (including supplies for hormone injection).
Click here to learn more about what harm reduction is.
You can order free safer sex, safer substance use, and hormone injection supplies by in-person delivery in the lower mainland, by mail order across BC, and by pick-up at the Davie St Health Centre (#416-1033 Davie St).
Click here to see the full list of supplies and place your anonymous online order.
PnP & Me is 12-week group therapy program designed to support you in achieving health goals related to sexualized substance use (party and play). PnP & Me: The Afterparty is a weekly informal drop-in social group for people who party and play to build connections, celebrate your accomplishments, and seek support from peer navigators.
Find resources that support your health and wellbeing; learn about sexual health strategies, PrEP, PEP, HIV prevention and make informed decisions about your health. Click here to discover the resources we’ve developed at HIM.
We are powered by people like you! HIM is a dynamic and ever-evolving movement lead by staff, volunteers, participants, and community members. We invite you to consider the many ways that you can join with us in our collective effort of building healthier lives together. Find out how you can get involved with HIM in your community.
From access to health services to safety, HIM is here for you to support you in maintaining your social, sexual, mental, and physical health while doing sex work. Click here to find out more about sex work supports at HIM.
HIM believes in building healthier lives together, that’s why HIM invests in people’s knowledge and leadership in the communities we server. Click here to learn more about our capacity building programs.
Community Groups and Events for People Who Use Drugs
Here are some upcoming group events dedicated to people who use drugs and other substances.