Grey Bruce Health Unit

Site: Grey Bruce Health Unit

Service: Needle Syringe Exchange and Naloxone Program

Description
Description (Service) Harm reduction and overdose prevention program provides free and confidential services, equipment and supplies to people who use drugs. Aims to prevent the spread of HIV and other blood-borne illnesses and help control unsafe disposal of needles in the community. Provides: 
 
* sterile needles, alcohol swabs, filters, sterile water, tourniquets and cookers 
* disposal of used needles 
* safer smoking kits 
* condoms and lube 
 
Naloxone kits and training available to people who use drugs, friends or family members or other persons able to help someone at risk of an opioid overdose. Naloxone kits are also available from certain pharmacies 
 
Also provides referrals to other social and health services
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or text for more information * additional locations in Grey and Bruce are listed on website 
OR  
Where to get a free naloxone kit
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
101 17th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 0A5
 
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Intersection 2nd Ave E and 17th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-9420 * Text 519-375-2006
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-3456
Fax 519-376-0605
E-Mail theclinic@publichealthgreybruce.on.ca
Website www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca

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