Mental Wellness Program
Provides clinical services to all BOOM!Health Harm Reduction participants. The Mental Wellness Program provides counseling and care to participants who are struggling with mental illness, trauma, homelessness, health issues (HIV, HCV), substance use, violence, poverty and other social stressors. Our philosophy is grounded in harm reduction psychotherapy and motivational interviewing. CitiWide’s Mental Wellness program prioritizes the needs and interests of active substance users. Abstinence is not required to receive our services.
Harm Reduction, Recovery Readiness & Relapse Prevention Services
Connects participants with HIV primary care and drug treatment through outreach in SROs and in the BOOM!Health drop-in center. Case managers provide one-on-one counseling and education regarding substance use, and harm reduction, including sexual risk reduction, injection drug use risk reduction, HIV and/or Hepatitis C secondary prevention, and medical treatment plan adherence. This program also provides services to individuals at risk for HIV for up to 90 days.