CEP is confidential, safe and free.
On your first visit, you will be given an identification number so that we can track data to provide to our funding sources to keep the program up and running. We will ask basic health questions.
When exchanging syringes, you are able to talk to health educators about any concerns you have including how to reduce the risk of infection and collapsed veins.
Testing for HIV and Hepatitis C are free any time you visit. If positive for either disease, referral information will be given to help you find affordable care.
If you decide you would like to get treatment, please ask our health educators.Referrals to treatment centers are available at any time.
When available, naloxone is distributed on site.