Compendium of Practices

Publication of the Partnership between police and needle exchange programs: the challenges of intersectoral action report


The Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ- Quebec National Institute of Public Health) published the Partnership between police and needle exchange programs: the challenges of intersectoral action (available in French) report to support and to improve the consistency between the actions of public safety and public health activities in accordance with their respective missions and laws.
The report includes a summary of findings on strategies for intersectoral collaboration and the results of consultation with the people involved in prevention for intravenous drug users and crime. ICPC is one of the authors of this publication.