JACS Toronto is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping individuals and families affected by substance use. They provide support, education, and resources to those in need of assistance with addiction recovery. Located in Toronto, Ontario they are an important resource for the community in Oshawa, Ontario when it comes to supporting victims of overdose.
The first way JACS Toronto helps support victims of overdose is through their Harm Reduction Services program which provides access to harm reduction supplies such as naloxone kits and fentanyl test strips; both essential items for preventing overdoses from occurring or reversing them if they do occur. The program also offers training on how these tools should be used properly so that people can feel confident using them if needed during a drug related emergency situation.
Additionally, JACS Toronto has trained peer advocates who specialize in working with those affected by substance use disorder (including opioid addiction). These advocates offer one-on-one counseling sessions where clients can talk about their experiences without judgement while receiving advice on how best navigate the recovery process safely and effectively . This service allows individuals struggling with opioids find understanding peers who have been through similar situations themselves offering valuable insight into what strategies work best when dealing with cravings or other triggers associated opioid abuse disorders.
Overall ,the services provided by JACS Toronto are invaluable in providing much needed support for victims of overdose located within Oshawa, Ontario’s community boundaries . By equipping people living there not just medical supplies but emotional guidance as well , this organization ensures that everyone effected by substance abuse receives the help required so that long term sobriety becomes achievable goal worth striving towards.
Adult Outreach and Education
Bring it home – or to your shul, school, business, or organization. JACS Toronto offers, free of charge, adult, student, and youth outreach programs about mental health and addiction. These programs can be customized for your needs, or you can choose from a list of important current topics. For more information or to book an educational workshop, contact us at: (416)638-0350 or visit: jacstoronto.org
JACS Toronto is a safe, inclusive and non-judgmental space providing support, information and access to multiple services.
We have your back!
At JACS Toronto, we provide a range of services to help people impacted by Overdose. We offer one-on-one counselling, support groups, harm reduction supplies, mental health services and so much more.
Compassionate care for all
Our team is here to provide you with the support you need in a safe and non-judgmental environment. We recognize that everyone has their own story and we strive to provide individualized care for every person who walks through our doors.
Be part of the recovery journey
At JACS Toronto we believe in the power of recovery and are committed to helping individuals along their journey. With our wide range of programs and services we can help you or someone you love take back control of their lives.
For more info call (416)638-0350 or visit: jacstoronto.org