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 and other drug use equipment 
  • 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 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
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-3456
Fax 519-376-0605
E-Mail theclinic@publichealthgreybruce.on.ca
Website www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca
Primary Contact Ian Reich, Manager; Phone: ext 1414

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