Focuses on reducing barriers for vulnerable people seeking health and medical support.
Comprises of a healthcare team is delivering a wide range of services to homeless individuals. This voluntary, outpatient program for clients that choose to not to access traditional health services. The Street Connect team is catered to clients experiencing substance use and / or mental health issues. The main goals are; harm reduction and wellness. The team will works to provide many services including:
- support for mental health
- primary care
- sexual health education
- self-harm reduction
- pregnancy testing.
Service Providers May Include
indigenous liaisons, nurse practitioners (NPs), recovery workers, registered nurses (RNs), registered psychiatric nurses (RPNs)
The Street Connect team meets clients where they are in the community.