Delta Augustine

It’s not always who you might think it is.

One thing I have never understood was the hierarchy within the drug using community. Like all other aspects of our society, there are different classes within the drug using population. Pot smokers are more accepted than coke smokers who are “better” than crack smokers. Smokers are “better” than snorters, who are better than injection users, […]

Threesome or Moresome – Protect Yourself

As many youth approach high school (or even middle school), peer pressure is somewhat unavoidable and scary. Even scarier is your ‘first time’. Either you’re a brown nose or goody two shoes because you don’t attend parties or sleep around. Or, you’re a slut because you do; regardless it’s a lose-lose situation, especially if you’re […]

I sit and wait. PLEASE COME IN!

On April 13th the Miramichi Needle Exchange opened its door. We operate Monday and Friday 9am-5pm, and are located in the back entrance of The Medicine Shoppe at 106 New Castle Blvd.  Expecting not many clients in the first few weeks, I, the new Needle Exchange Coordinator, decided to spend my lunch hour outreaching in […]