IHRRC IN THE NEWS

COVID-19 Pandemic Challenged Harm Reduction Organizations to ‘Think Outside of the Box.’ Some of Those Lessons Stuck.

May 17, 2022

By: Kristen ThometzWTTW News

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Image by k-e-k-u-l-é via Pixabay 

Local Advocates Say Justice Department’s Shift on Safe Injection Sites ‘Long Overdue’

February 15, 2022

By: Kristen ThometzWTTW News

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New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

As opioid overdose deaths hit new record, pressure grows for safe places to inject drugs in Chicago

January 17, 2022

By: David Struett, Chicago Sun-Times

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Anthony Vazquez / Sun-Times

Harm reduction services keep Peoria overdose deaths at a low compared to 2020, coroner says

November 18, 2021

By: Shabnam Danesh, Central Illinois Proud

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Jeff Anderson / Flickr

Reducing harm, saving lives

July 8, 2021

By: Madison Angell, Illinois Times

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JOLT Foundation

Proposed Legislation Would Legalize Supervised Injection Facilities To Combat Drug Overdoses

April 8, 2021

By: Derek Cantù, NPR Illinois

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Rafal Gerszak / NPR

Illinois opioid deaths increased 32% in 2020

April 27, 2021

By: Jake Griffin, The Daily Herald

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John Starks / Daily Herald