About the Umbrella Project

Carleton University has introduced a harm reduction program in collaboration with Algonquin College called the CU Umbrella Project. Carleton University’s harm reduction strategy aims to reduce stigma and promote safer substance use through education, outreach and support. CU Umbrella Project seeks to create a safer space for discussions of the impacts of substances on campus and provides resources to reduce the potential for harms caused by substance use.

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