The Clinic – A Film By Elivia Shaw
“Amidst a devastating opioid epidemic, a needle exchange and free clinic operates in the shadows of Fresno, California.”
The Crystal Meth Epidemic Plaguing Fresno
Harm Reduction: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
“John Oliver discusses why overdoses in the U.S. have been on the rise and what we should, and shouldn’t, be doing to prevent them.“
Killer High: The Silent Crisis | Official Trailer
Research & Resources
Central Valley Physicians Spring 2020 Article
“Making it Easier to Prevent, Reduce and Treat Opioid Addiction”
Tools in the War in Drugs PowerPoint Presentation
PowerPoint slides on the opioid epidemic and harm reduction created by Dr. Lasher
The Public Health Impact of Needle Exchange Programs in the United States and Abroad
Report for the CDC concluding Needle Exchange programs do not promote drug use.
Executive summary and conclusions.
Fresno County Grand Jury Report (2004-2005)
The Fresno County Grand Jury Report concluding that needle exchange programs will reduce incidence of HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C in Fresno County. Including recommendation to establish needle exchange and purchase programs in accordance with State laws AB136 and SB1159.