Sister Space: A look at the first and only female safe injection site which opened up in Vancouver

In an effort to curb the number of overdose deaths among women on Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, a new facility has opened its doors.

Tina House
APTN National News
In an effort to curb the number of overdose deaths among women on Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, a new facility has opened its doors.

Canada’s first femal only safe injection site is now offering women a safe place to shoot up, and help if they want it.

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Video Journalist / Vancouver

A proud Métis from BC, Tina began her television career in 1997 as a talent agent for film and TV. She joined APTN National News in 2007 as a Video Journalist in the Vancouver bureau. In 2010, she was the recipient of the Amnesty International Human Rights Journalism Award for her story on murdered and missing women and girls.