HARM REDUCTION, MAT
Harm Reduction Services, Medically Assisted Treatment Services
For more information on the harm reduction and needle exchange programs below, including hours, directions and links to each website.
Access Point – Colorado Springs -(719) 578-9092
875 W Moreno Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Fridays from 10am-12pm and 1:30pm-4pm
CHN’s Syringe Access Programs (SAP) is an anonymous program that offers sterile syringes and injection equipment, wound care kits, Naloxone) distribution, and other supplies at no cost for individuals who need them. No identification is required beyond client initials. SAP is a harm reduction service implemented to reduce the spread of HIV, HCV, and other infections.
Love Alive- 719-283-6197
2230 W Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Love Alive was created as a direct response to the alarming and heartbreaking overdose rates in El Paso County, Colorado. This community-based initiative is rooted in community support, harm reduction, and the belief that all people deserve to live happy, healthy, and autonomous lives. Love Alive conducts overdose prevention and Narcan trainings with small businesses, service organizations, and providers in Colorado Springs
Keep The Party Safe
The Keep Party Safe website and campaign educate Coloradans on how to recognize when someone is experiencing an overdose, administer a naloxone rescue, and check drugs to see if fentanyl is present. When used properly, fentanyl test strips are reliable and can be an important step to take. Test strips can be found online, via syringe access programs, and Denver residents can order them directly from the county for free.
Never Use Alone
Call 1 (800) 484-3731 to speak with a trained Harm Reductionists when you are about to use a substance alone.
Southern Colorado Harm Reduction Association- (719) 289-7149
1249 East Routt Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004 US
Syringe Access-Saturdays 12pm-4pm
Offer a variety of services: therapy (Ear acupuncture that decreases cravings, withdrawals, anxiety, depression, insomnia, and other conditions) Narcan distribution Fentanyl test strips Clothing Snack SNAP program sign up HIV/Hep C testing and counseling Referrals/Case Management Peer Support Services Professional Counseling onsite Brain Synchronization Therapy for Trauma.
Additional Sites Outside of Colorado Springs
It Takes a Village Aurora- 1475 Lima Street, Aurora, CO, 80010
The Works- 303-413-7533, 3450 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304
Denver Colorado AIDS Project/Access Point-303-837-0166, 6260 E. Colfax Ave Denver, CO 80220
Harm Reduction Action Center- 303-572-7800,112 E. 8th Ave. Denver, CO 80203
Northern Colorado AIDS Project- 970-484-4469, 400 Remington, Ste 100. Ft Collins, CO 80524
Access Point-(970) 243-2437, 805 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501
Access Point Pueblo- (719) 621-1105, 807 North Greenwood St. Pueblo, CO 81003