The Critical Consciousness COLLABORATIVE works together to promote health equity in the fields of substance use disorders, infectious disease, and the criminal legal system.
THE 3CB includes approximately 20 members representing, community residents, health care consumers, service providers, and scientists, all of them dedicated to implementing critical consciousness theory and community based participatory research principles to promote health equity.
WE COLLABORATE WITH Community Based Organizations that directly serve those impacted by HIV/HCV/COVID-19 infection, substance use disorders, and/or incarceration. We communicate the results of our research to community members, the scientific community, potential agency funders and
those in local government.
OUR ADVOCACY is driven by scientific methods and informed by critical consciousness and empowerment theories. We are excited to educate our community about critical consciousness in
expectation that we can all engage in critical dialogue and critical action against the issues facing our