Harm Reduction Efforts and Syringe Services Program
Lowell, Massachusetts is in the middle of an HIV outbreak. We believe that harm reduction is the answer to help curb this issue, create relationships with persons living in addiction, and can create a venue for ongoing conversations for recovery. In February of 2018, we were fortunate to join the Lowell PEERRS project, to provide harm reduction services to the Lowell community. This project is in partnership with UMass Lowell, Tufts School of Medicine and Lowell and Lawrence SSP and includes the following resources:
Clean Syringe Exchange
Referral to Detox
Access to Narcan
Referral to HIV/Hep C & other SDI Testing
The services listed above are available every Monday and Wednesday from 12PM to 2PM 192 Appleton Street, Lowell, MA. There is also a mobile option on Summer St on Tuesdays and Thursdays form 4PM to 5PM.
Please contact us if you have any question or are in need of support.
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