Harm Reduction Services

Harm Reduction and Outreach Services are provided by HIV/AIDS Resources & Community Health (ARCH).  The program program provides services to individuals and groups through Community Outreach, the Stay Sharp Needle Exchange Program, Counselling, Practical Support and Education for Safer Sex and Safer Drug Use Information.  Harm Reduction Outreach staff and peer workers provide harm reduction supplies and HIV prevention education to a variety of populations at the Guelph CHC, Drop in Centres, shelters and on the streets of downtown Guelph.   For more information on the Harm Reduction Services offered, visit the ACG’s website using the above link,  or use the following contact information:

Needle Exchange Program: 519-763-2255 ext 151

Outreach Cell: 519-240-4098

Sanguen Health Centre  is a non-profit, community based organization that provides services for the treatment and support of those living with Hepatitis C. Sanguen provides specialized assessment and treatment, and coordinates access to allied health services for individuals living with Hep C or at risk for Hep C. Additionally, extensive harm-reduction-based outreach support is provided, including housing support, and assistance navigating and accessing various social health services. To find out more about Sanguen, visit their website using the above link, or call 1-877-351-9857.