PLEASE NOTE: needle exchange services are an essential service and are being offered during the shelter in place order. Please practice social distancing when accessing the services and wear a face covering.
Needle Exchange Sites are available in East and West County. This one-for-one syringe exchange programs allows injection drug users to receive sterile syringes, condoms and harm reduction information.
Times and locations are:
- Bay Point:
Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m.
2586 Willow Pass Road
Iron Triangle (McDonald and 4th)
Directly across the street from the 4th street Market by Nevin Community Center
598 Nevin Ave but on the McDonald side.
Please call for site of day.
For information, please call:
Harm Reduction Services Program CCC Lead
- VIDEO: The Risks of the Job: Protecting Law Enforcement from Needle Stick Injuries
Made in cooperation with the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), this documentary explains how officers can reduce the risk of infection by needle stick injuries on the job. LAPD officers visit a syringe exchange program SEP and explore the ways that SEPs can help keep law enforcement officers and their communities safer.
- Needle Exchange Update Report to Family & Human Services Committee
- Guidelines for Law Enforcement Officers