Since 2014, we’ve served about 1,470 people at our sites and are growing every day.
We exchange about 15,000 syringes each month (as of December 2016).
60.5% of our clients report that prior to coming to us, they did not have consistent access to new syringes.
74.5% of those surveyed locally reported being Hepatitis C positive.
2% of those surveyed locally reported being HIV positive.
We regularly distribute naloxone from various sources including Project DAWN (Death Avoided With Narcan). Since August 2016, we’ve given out over 161 naloxone kits, with 76 overdose reversals reported.
In 2015, an average of 8 people in Ohio died each day from a drug overdose.
At least 32 of our clients have fatally overdosed. Thirty-two people we cared about died.