Welcome to this on demand pre recorded session for the NHS APA 2021 Virtual Conference.
In this session Danny Hames, NHS APA Chair interviews Sohan Sahota, Managing Director & Co-founder of BAC-IN CIC a grassroots, peer drug and alcohol recovery support service which supports people from black, south asian and minoritised communities.
Sohan recounts his lived experience of addiction, stigma and cultural shame. He directly addresses the issues regarding under-representation of people from BAME communities in services, commissioning and policy making and explains how urgent action is needed to re-address this.
The session will conclude at approximately 10.45am.
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