Description & Services
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 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm Sep-Jun 
Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm Jul-Aug
Areas Served Cochrane District
Eligibility Drug users and/or family friends requiring supplies and support
Application No appointment required, walk-in services
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-267-1181
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-1818
Fax 705-264-3980
Website www.porcupinehu.on.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 169 Pine St S
Timmins, ON P4N 8B7
 
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Intersection Pine St and First St
Mailing Address Bag 2012 
169 Pine St S 
Timmins, ON P4N 8B7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Provincial and Municipal cost shared