Harm Reduction Outreach Program

The Harm Reduction Outreach Program is a personal support service which offers referrals to health agencies, home visits, outreach including harm reduction equipment, and family liaison. Support workers also often accompany users to appointments and bridge the gap between users and their families. The program also offer education and presentation on addiction lifestyle, harm reduction, safer sex practices and safe disposal.

KEY CONTACTS:

Harm Reduction Outreach Workers:

P 705-673-4396 x.205

Chasse Gibeault
E chasse.gibeault@sacy.ca

Joel Boivin
E joel.boivin@sacy.ca

Harm Reduction Community Support

The Harm Reduction Community Support Workers supports the community affected by substance use by locating and recovering discarded syringes that are being left on the streets of Greater Sudbury and some of the outlying areas. They also deliver education on safe syringe disposal to agencies, schools, businesses, and individuals.

TO REPORT SYRINGES FOUND IN THE COMMUNITY:

P Call 311
Call or Text 705-207-2112
Connect on Facebook @SacysBlueCoats

KEY CONTACTS:

Harm Reduction Community Support Workers:

P 705-673-4396 x.208

Tina Rowe
E tina.rowe@sacy.ca

Fred Dunham
E fred.dunham@sacy.ca

Gerry Pauze
E gerry.pauze@sacy.ca

Peer Runs

Harm Reduction Delivery Service

On Thursday nights, SACY operates a delivery services to distribute harm reduction supplies to individuals in the community. The goal of this program is to have our peers distribute these materials to community members who may have limited access to harm reduction supplies.

To place an order:
P 705-673-4396 ext: 205
E joel.boivin@sacy.ca OR chasse.gibeault@sacy.ca
Please note all orders must be made prior to 5:00 PM Thursday
Staff may require a minimum of 200 needles per order

Supplies are delivered Thursday, between 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM