JACS Toronto is a non-profit organization that provides vital support for individuals and families affected by overdose cases in the city of Toronto, Ontario. They have been providing services since 1996 to those who are struggling with substance misuse and related issues. JACS Toronto offers a range of programs including prevention, harm reduction, treatment and recovery supports as well as outreach services such as needle exchange programs.
In terms of responding to overdoses specifically, JACS Toronto has developed an Overdose Response Program which focuses on reducing the number of drug-related deaths in our community through education about safe injection practices; access to naloxone kits; supervised consumption sites (SCS); counselling support around substance use/abuse; referrals for detoxification/treatment options; advocacy efforts surrounding policy change initiatives related to overdose prevention strategies etc.. The program also works closely with local hospitals and other agencies involved in addressing this issue within our community.
Overall, it is clear that JACS Toronto plays an important role when it comes to supporting those affected by overdoses here in Toronto – both directly (through their immediate response) or indirectly (through long term programming). Their work helps ensure that people get the help they need during these difficult times while also raising awareness about how we can better address this growing problem within our society today!
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