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1364 Swan Ave.

Our “Be Safe” Syringe Service Program is a harm reduction initiative that takes a holistic approach, inclusive of clean syringe access, sharps disposal, education & linkage to rehabilitative & supportive services.

 

We provide our services in 3 ways: Our office, Outreach (after office hours) & our Mobile Unit.

 

We use clean injection equipment & storytelling to encourage People Who Inject Drugs (PWID) to be screened for HIV, Hep C & Syphilis and offer referrals to treatment as needed.

 

Our “Be Safe” Syringe Service Program is a harm reduction initiative that takes a holistic approach, inclusive of clean syringe access, sharps disposal, education & linkage to rehabilitative & supportive services. We provide our services in 3 ways: Our office, Outreach (after office hours) & our Mobile Unit. We use clean injection equipment & storytelling to encourage People Who Inject Drugs (PWID) to be screened for HIV, Hep C & Syphilis and offer referrals to treatment as needed.

 

1. Provide access to safer injection kits through a Needs-Based model.

2. Facilitate safe disposal of used syringes.

3. Provide and link PWID to the following:

a. Referral to substance use disorder treatment programs

b. Screening and linkage to treatment for HIV and viral hepatitis

c. Education about overdose prevention and safer injection practices

d. Access to wound care kits;

e. Access to Naloxone f. Referrals to other social support services

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