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York Region. Community & Health Services (Public Health)

Substance Use Prevention and Harm Reduction - Naloxone Distribution to Community Agencies

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Description
COVID19 -- Closed for public access until further notice, except by appointment.


Distributes Naxolone, used to treat a narcotic overdose in an emergency situation, to eligible community organizations

For a list of agencies in York Region distributing Naloxone, see web page or visit www.ontario.ca/page/where-get-free-naloxone-kit
Eligibility
Community health centres, Aboriginal health access centres, AIDS service organizations, shelters, withdrawal management programs, outreach organizations, and hospitals with an emergency department or urgent care centre
Application Process
Eligible community agencies must sign an agreement with York Region Public Health before receiving Naloxone for distribution
Toll Free
1-800-361-5653 ext 1 - Health Connection
TTY
1-866-252-9933 - Health Connection
Website
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Email
accessyork@york.ca
Mailing Address
50 High Tech Road
Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 4N7
Canada
Languages
English, Translation services available
Manager, Substance Use Prevention and Harm Reduction
Yvonne Cheung
Fees
Free
Accessibility
Fully accessible
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Agency Information
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Last Updated On
April 21, 2022
Address
50 High Tech Road, 2nd Floor, Child and Family Health
Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 4N7
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Hours of Operation
COVID19 -- Closed for public access until further notice, except by appointment
Service Area(s)
York Region