Alberta’s new safe consumption site rules causing concern


New rules set by Alberta for the province’s safe consumption sites are causing concern for workers who are helping people with addictions.

The rules now say clients need to provide a health number to get help.

Advocates say it’s not going to work.

Video Journalist / Calgary

Tamara is Métis from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She received a diploma in interactive media arts at Assiniboine Community College in Brandon and has worked as a videographer for CBC in Winnipeg and Iqaluit. Tamara was hired by APTN in 2016 as a camera/editor and is now a video journalist in our Calgary bureau.