Contact Details
Office Phone 905-984-8684 ; StreetWorks Outreach Van 905-328-6715
Toll Free Phone 905 Exchange Only 1-800-773-9843
Fax Main Office 905-988-1921
E-Mail thompson@positivelivingniagara.com
Website www.positivelivingniagara.com
Primary Contact Rhonda Thompson, StreetWorks Coordinator
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
120 Queenston St
St Catharines, ON L2R 2Z3
 
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Intersection Queenston St and Oakdale Ave
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A free and confidential harm reduction program that offers sterile injection and disposal supplies to people who inject drugs. 
 
The following services are available: 
* needles and syringes in various sizes 
* sharps containers 
* ties, filters, alcohol swabs, sterile spoons 
* condoms, lubricant, dental dams 
* information on safer sex, safer injection 
* non-judgemental supportive counselling and referrals 
* nursing services in the office and in the van providing HIV, Hepatitis and STI testing, pregnancy tests, vaccines and minor wound care 
* Hep C outreach worker is available for support, information and referrals 
* Addictions counselor is available in the StreetWorks van 
* Beyond the N.O.D. Niagara Overdose Diversion Program 
* Opioid Overdose Prevention training and Naloxone (Narcan) distribution
Hours Main Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * StreetWorks Van Mon-Fri 6 pm-10:30 pm * HIV testing Mon 1 pm-3 pm * Public Health Nurse Mon 1 pm-3 pm * Hepatitis C Outreach Worker Every second and fourth Tue 1 pm-4 pm
Eligibility All individuals and those infected or affected by HIV/AIDS
Application Call or visit
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care - Hamilton & AIDS Bureau - Toronto ; Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - South Niagara, Niagara Falls, Greater Fort Erie ; LHIN - Hamilton, Niagara, Haldimand, Brant
Elections Jun
Service Categories AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Contraception ; Hepatitis Testing ; HIV Testing ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Outreach Programs ~ AIDS/HIV Issues

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