Syringe Access Services

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Aurora Syringe Access Services is a safe, legal, non-judgmental place to get free injection supplies confidentially. We provide outreach, education and syringe exchange services for people who inject drugs and their partners in the Aurora area, especially along Colfax Avenue.

ASAS Staff 2Injecting drugs can lead to infections such as HIV and Hepatitis C Virus. Syringe Access Services can reduce these infections by providing people who inject drugs with sterile, safer injection supplies and safe disposal of needles. Aurora Syringe Access Services can also refer clients to substance abuse treatment and prevent overdose by providing Naloxone, an anti-overdose medication.

Aurora Syringe Access Services is Open

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1 - 4 p.m.

Location

It Takes A Village, 1475 Lima Street, Aurora, 80010

Contact

Call 303-363-3077 or email Syringe Access with any questions.

Safer Injection Supplies

  • Sharps container
  • ID card to protect participants from criminal paraphernalia charges
  • Syringes
  • Cookers
  • Water
  • Cottons
  • Alcohol Wipes
  • Antibacterial Ointment
  • Bandages
  • Ties
  • Safer sex supplies and education


Other Services

  • Enrollment and education about legal rights
  • Syringe Disposal at syringe access service sites and during street outreach
  • Referrals to health care, health care access programs and community resources
  • On-site vein/wound care, wound care education, and wound care kits
  • Overdose prevention education and Naloxone kit distribution
  • Mental and behavioral health navigation and referrals
  • HIV and Hepatitis C testing and counseling

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