Face 2 Face with Stigma

100% Peer Led and Delivered

Face 2 Face with Stigma

Face 2 Face with Stigma is an anti-stigma workshop that is inspired, led, developed, and delivered entirely by people with lived experience of substance use, mental health disorders and homelessness. Together, we use our powerful stories to inspire empathy and compassion, educate and reduce fear in the community.

March 2020 Update:
• Number of Workshops: 13
• Organizations: Victoria Police Department, Victoria Police Board, City of Victoria, University of Victoria, Camosun College, Victoria General Hospital, and Glengarry Hospital.
• Audience: VicPD Police Recruits, VicPD Police Officers, VicPD Police Board and Mayor, Community Support Workers, Bylaw Officers, Nurses, Mental Health and Addictions Students, and Nursing Students
• Number of Participants: 185 +

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Kay Martin

Office: 250-370-1516

Cellphone: 250 580-2751

Email: kmartin@victoriahomelessness.ca

Meet our Team

Kay

Melissa

Emily

Leonard

Nicole

Jarvis

Face 2 Face with Stigma Photo Gallery

In Memorium

In Crisis?:

If you require urgent emotional support, including having thoughts of suicide and other mental health issues, please call Vancouver Island Crisis Line: 1-888-494-3888.

Youth (under 25 years of age) may access youthspace.ca for online emotional support.

For other resources, including shelter availability, visit bc211.ca