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Halton. Halton Region Health Department

Service: Exchange Works - Needle Exchange and Naloxone Distribution

Record #: OAK3756
Last Full Update: 22 Aug 2022

Contact Information

Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
After Hours Phone If you require needle exchange and harm reduction services, including Naloxone, please call 905-330-3305;  
or North Halton 905-702-4200
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
E-Mail needleexchange@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Sexual-Health/Harm-Reduction-Services
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RegionofHalton/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/RegionofHalton
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/RegionofHalton
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/RegionOfHalton
Primary Contact Nicholle Russell RN, MScN, Manager, Sexual Health & Harm Reduction

Agency Information

Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive Dr Hamidah Meghani, Medical Officer of Health
Funding Regional / Municipal

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Exchange Works is a program of Halton Region’s Harm Reduction Services 
 
Services offered: 
* safer injection supplies  
* safer steroid supplies  
* safer inhalation supplies  
* safer sex supplies  
* nasal naloxone training and kits  
* education  
* written information and referrals 
 
All services available through Mobile Outreach Service, and at fixed locations 
 
Fixed Site Locations: 
* Burlington - Health@3350, 3350 Fairview Street 
* Oakville - Health@232, 232 South Service Rd East, Unit B
Hours Mobile Outreach Services: Mon-Thu 2 pm-6 pm 
 
Exchange Works fixed sites (Oakville & Burlington): Mon-Fri 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application You can access Exchange Works by texting or calling mobile outreach services (on a confidential cell phone), at 905-330-3305 (North Halton 905-702-4200) 
 
OR, by walk-in to the Exchange Works fixed site locations
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None ; Services are confidential and do not require a health card.

Site Information

Located In Community Halton Region
Address & Map
Halton Region, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Halton Region Health Department 
Halton Regional Centre 
1151 Bronte Rd 
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
Physical Access Fully Accessible - all sexual health clinic locations ; free parking also available

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