A red van offers help to women who work on Victoria’s risky streets
Outreach workers for Peers, a non-profit support group for sex workers, tries to make a difference in the lives of those living and working on the streets of Victoria.
The red van acts as a meeting place and mobile harm-reduction centre, with clean needles and mouthpieces for crack pipes — along with free clothes and toiletries, donated by local stores and individuals.
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Source: Times Colonist
Author: Judith Lavoie