Site: PARN

Service: Harm Reduction Works

Description (Service) A safer injection/inhalation supplies program: 
* Provided by PARN in partnership with the Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit (HKPRDHU) and Peterborough Public Health and other local service providers who use a harm reduction approach to reduce the spread of blood-borne infections in the Four Counties area.  
* Distribute new needles and other materials for safer injection and inhalation  
* Collect used needles for safe disposals.  
* Provide Naloxone and Overdose Prevention Training to people at-risk of overdose 
* Safer injection and safer smoking exchanges can be done in a variety of locations throughout the four county area. Visit website for listing of locations 
* Outreach program provides discrete exchanges in a variety of locations through prior arrangement.
Service Details
Hours Mon 9 am-5 pm, Tue 11:30 am-5 pm, Wed 9 am-5 pm, Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dates All Year
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or walk in
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
159 King St, Suite 302
Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8
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Intersection King St and George St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-749-9110
Toll Free Phone 1-800-361-2895
Fax 705-749-6310
Primary Contact Carolyn King, Program Coordinator; Phone: (Business) ext 222; Email:
Primary Executive Charles Shamess, Interim Executive Director, PARN; Phone: (Business) ext 203; Email:

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