Peers, parks and safety: residents, advocates and UN Rapporteur on Affordable Housing weigh in on peer support and harm reduction in Oppenheimer Park

Unceded territories, February 4, 2020 — Peer support, health care, heat and sanitation are essential to supporting people living in Oppenheimer Park in the absence of safe, affordable and dignified housing. Residents and advocates of Oppenheimer tent city welcome the Vancouver Park Board’s decision to engage a third-party agency to facilitate peer workers and other resources […]