#SanFraninVan Tour ’22
elcome to Vancouver! Let’s first acknowledge that we are gathered on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (
Thank you for making the journey here to find out what we are doing around safe supply and harm reduction.
Behind the toggle boxes please find agendas for boths days, and links to the service providers we will be visiting. You will find other info that will be helpful like places to eat and how to get around town!
Thank you for allowing me the opportunity to show you the complicated neighbourhood of the Downtown Eastside Vancouver BC.
MySafe Communications Director, Talking Dog CEO, 604-836-1001
Cabs in Vancouver
Nearest variety store from Sandman:
7/11 on 310 Robson St., one block south of the hotel.
Welcome to Vancouver! Here is the agenda for today.
9:45am: Meet in lobby of hotel, cab to Luggatt Hotel Granville St.
10:00am-1130am MySafe machine and Samreen/Mark/Michelle
11:30am-12:30pm Crosstown, with FairPrice Pharma, Kurt and Marty
2:00-3:00pm Get Your Drugs Tested
OPTIONAL 4:00pm: Dana Larsen and the Mushroom Dispensary
7:20am Meet in lobby of hotel leave by 7:30am
8:00am INSITE tour with Jeff West and Lauren with ONSITE
10:00am Overdose Prevention Society TreyÉAmy and chats w folks
11:00am Garth Mullins
1:30pm Smoke Signals With Earl Sunshine and other service providers
3pm Finish walking tour
4pm Hotel and departure
Groups you will meet:
Groups that we will walk by and meet people from:
First nations land that we will be on for the tour:
Groups that are not a fan of how things are going in the DTES/have problematic viewpoints:
These folks unfortunately do have a good list of the concentrated service this area around the Luggat Housing.
Places of interest
Chinatown Millenium Gates: Pender St. between Abbott and Carrall
Excellent tour of Vancouver’s Asian Neighbourhoods in the area https://360riotwalk.ca/tour/
Weather and what to wear
For the walking tour:
- good walking shoes but nothing too fancy, the sidewalks can be not so great!
- all weather jacket,
- dress down if you can, we will be a large group so we want to blend in if possible. 😀