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Insite Clinic: Out of Harm's Way


Photo by Stephen Dyrgas, shared under a Creative Commons license.

Vancouver writer and photographer, Elaine Briere, takes us inside Vancouver's safe injection site. Insite promotes harm reduction amidst "the most explosive outbreak of HIV infection in the Western world."

In This Series


Carla Wayne Insite

Where Carla and Wayne Shoot Up

Inside the world of the Insite safe injection clinic.

By Elaine Brière, 7 Sep 2006


Arrests Insite

An Island Called Insite

Clinic struggles to 'reduce harm' amidst a health disaster zone.

By Elaine Brière , 8 Sep 2006

Real Cities Give Their People Places to Pee

Public washrooms should be plentiful and accessible, says one scholar. And cities that do flush, flourish.

By Christopher Cheung