Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute

Transforming our Communities

Together with Compassion: A Gathering on Supportive Strategies for Drug User Health
May 16, 2024

This annual event aims to bring diverse participants together to understand the perspectives of people who use drugs, understand the importance of equitable access to care and services, build partnerships and connect people within their communities, and brainstorm new and fresh ideas.

Holistic care models for people who use drugs

Everett Maroon, MPH, Blue Mountain Heart to Heart; Cole Meckle, Gather Church
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Brian Richardson, Recovery Cafe, Port Townsend; Ronnie Grigg, Zero Block Society
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Dr. Jasmin Zavala, Sea Mar, Des Moines; Seth Welch, Recovery High School, Seattle
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Jeremy Hoog, Downtown Emergency Services Center; Dr. Allison Berry, Clallam and Jefferson County Depts of Health; Jon Ehrenfeld, Seattle Fire Dept
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Questions about this event? Email Ali Lenox,