Needle Exchange Sites are available in East and West County. This needs-based syringe exchange programs allows injection drug users to receive sterile syringes, condoms and harm reduction information.
Times and Locations
Monday sites for Richmond:
2501 Rydin Rd
Castro st/ 7 st near Krispy Krunchy Chicken
Tuesday sites for Richmond:
2525 W Macdonald Ave
4500 Macdonald Ave
Tuesday site for Bay Point:
2594 Willow Pass Rd.
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