Description & Services
Public Comments Please call ahead to make sure that a nurse will be available 
 
Main Office is located in Timmins
Description (Service)
  • Distributes sterile drug use equipment  
  • Offers injection equipment, syringes, sterile water, alcohol swabs, tourniquets, filters, acidifiers, cookers 
  • Disposes of used needles brought in by clients 
  • Distributes safer snorting kits - straws, water, information 
  • Distributes safer crack smoking kits - pyrex stem, brass screen, chopstick, mouthpiece 
  • Provides condom and lubricant  
  • Offers vaccination and testing upon request 
  • Refers to community resources 
  • Provides general counselling 
  • Provides the general public with instructions on how to safely dispose of needles found in the community
Hours Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Jul-Aug: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Hearst
Eligibility Drug users and/or family friends requiring supplies and support
Application Call ahead to make sure that a nurse will be available
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-362-4854
Fax 705-362-7462
Website www.porcupinehu.on.ca
Located In Community Hearst
Address 1403 Edward St
Hearst, ON P0L 1N0
 
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Intersection Edward St and 14th St
Mailing Address PO Box 2470 
1403 Edward St 
Hearst, ON P0L 1N0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Provincial and Municipal cost shared