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Addictions and Systems Change – Part 1

By |August 8th, 2016|Categories: Current, Initiatives, News|Tags: , , |

Recently  the InnerChange Foundation posted its core beliefs (click here).  Among these is the belief that British Columbia and Canada need access to more and newer addiction treatment and prevention strategies. And, related to this [...]

The Impact of SALOME | Video

By |July 11th, 2016|Categories: Media, News, Successes, Videos|

SALOME has already been making a difference in the lives of real people with chronic heroin addictions in Vancouver's Downtown East Side (DTES). The research began in 2009 and the results are significant- not just [...]

Innovation in Action for BC Youth

By |June 17th, 2016|Categories: News|

Today, the InnerChange Foundation has the chance to extend its reach, by bringing even more innovative practice to reality –focused now on the youth of our province. This means that vulnerable youth facing addictions and [...]

Leadership Transition at InnerChange

By |June 16th, 2016|Categories: News|

The Board of Directors of the InnerChange Foundation announces an executive leadership change. For personal reasons, Ms. Edoye Porbeni will be stepping down from the position of Executive Director at InnerChange, effective June 30, [...]

BC Integrated Youth Services Initiative (BC-IYSI)

By |February 26th, 2016|Categories: Current, Initiatives|

The Challenge Limited access to primary care, mental health and substance use services, and social services for youth and young adults (YYA) across BC. The Solution BC Integrated Youth Services Initiative (BC-IYSI) is a [...]

SALOME

By |February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Initiatives, Successes|

The Study to Assess Longer-term Opioid Medication Effectiveness (SALOME) is a clinical trial that tests alternative treatments for people with chronic heroin addiction who are not benefitting sufficiently from current known treatments. SALOME compares two [...]