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Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority
Needle Distribution Service

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Description
Provides support for First Nation communities who would like to develop local Needle Distribution programs

Offers the following services:
  • A guideline manual about program operation
  • Individual kits with sterile injection drug using equipment
  • Other safe drug using equipment upon request
  • Free shipping to community Band Offices, Health Centres etc, for community distribution
  • Provision of sharps containers for safe disposal reducing the number of used needles discarded in a community
Eligibility
First Nations communities in the Sioux Lookout region

Residency Requirements: The 33 First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout region
Application Process
  • Call Program Manager to request a service introduction package which includes all forms to be completed
  • Once the community-based program has been set-up, supplies will be shipped upon order
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On November 20, 2018

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