Thunder Bay District Health Unit

Site: Thunder Bay - Main Office

Service: Superior Points Harm Reduction Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Needle pickup times may vary depending on the availability of staff
Description (Service) Provides services and information regarding: 
  • Needles and Syringe Exchange 
  • HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C prevention education 
  • Outreach and Referral to other agencies 
  • Harm reduction services, such as providing condoms and sterile water 
  • Agency and Public presentations 
  • Naloxone Distribution
 
Needle and syringe disposal bins locations: 
  • Alley 100 block of Simpson St off Miles St 
  • Alley 100 block of Bethune/Cumming St 
  • Alley 100 block of North May St off Victoria Ave 
  • Machar Ave alley near Wilson Park 
  • North End Kaministiqua Park 
  • Royal Edward parking lot 
  • Dease St alley just off McKenzieSt (behind St. Luke's Church) 
  • 3rd Limbrick Shed 
  • 2nd Blucher Shed 
  • Shelter House (Mail Box) 
  • Norwest CHC parking lot (Mail Box) 
  • St Andrew's parking lot (Donald / Brodie) (Mail Box)
Hours Outreach Services Mon-Fri 11 am-4 pm, 5 pm-8 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility No restrictions
Application
  • No application process 
  • Call to report needles and syringes that need to be collected
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-621-7861 or 807-621-7862
Website www.tbdhu.com/health-topics/alcohol-other-drugs/superior-points-harm-reduction-program
Site Location Balmoral Park
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 999 Balmoral St
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6E7
 
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Intersection Balmoral St and William St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1995
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care