Relapse Prevention and Harm Reduction: Learn how to identify and manage substance use triggers, also gain tools to reduce the risks of harms from substance abuse, and learn strategies to reduce use. Free Condoms: Free condoms are available everyday to anyone in the community who wants them. WCAC also provides female condoms and lubricant. Safe Needle Disposal Program: Community members can drop off used needles at our center for safe disposal. WCAC can also connect you to programs in the community that provide clean needles. HIV/STI education: The workshop reinforces and increases factual knowledge concerning STDs and HIV. Additionally, provides skills training in decision-making, self-assertiveness, and condom negotiation. HIV Counseling and Testing: HIV testing and counseling are available on-site, Tuesdays and Thursdays. WCAC also collaborates with Whittier Street and other health centers for continued services. Individual Counseling: Meet one-on-one with a social work intern to identify and work towards goals. Case managers can provide assistance and advocacy around access to health, housing, and treatment. Case Management: Meet one-on-one with a social work intern to identify and work towards goals. Case managers can provide assistance and advocacy around access to health, housing, and treatment. Seeking Safety: Seeking safety is a group of women who have experienced traumatic events and have struggled with substance use. Seeking safety covers various topics that provide strategies for women to move towards safer decisions and behaviors. SISTA: SISTA is a peer-led, social skills building group designed to empower women with the tools to reduce HIV risk behavior
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