PREVENTION POINT PITTSBURGH
(clean needle availability and resources):
Mobile Site Locations:
East Liberty Sundays noon-3pm
5913 Penn Ave at Allies for Health + Wellbeing
Syringe Exchange Services, HIV, Hepatitis C, and other STD testing, Wound/Vein Care, Case Management
Perry Hilltop Tuesday 1pm-3pm
Find White Van at intersection of N Charles St. and Perrysville Ave.
Syringe Exchange Services
Hill District Wednesdays 1pm-3pm
Find White Van at intersection of Bentley Dr. and Kirkpatrick St.
Syringe Exchange Services
Prevention Point provides naloxone, free of charge, to people who may need it at the East Liberty Needle Exchange Site (5913 Penn Avenue next to BAT’s Barber Shop) on Sundays from noon to 2:30p.m
Dr. Karen Hacker, director of the Allegheny County Health Department, has issued a county-wide standing order for naloxone. This means that any Allegheny County resident can obtain naloxone from a participating pharmacy without having a prescription. – https://www.acopc.pitt.edu
List of pharmacies where you can get naloxone without a prescription:
1391 Washington Blvd
Pittsburgh , PA, 15206
Monday – Friday: 5:00am – 1:30pm
Saturday: 6:00am – 9:00am
Monday – Friday: 5:30am – 11:30am
Saturday & Sunday: 6:00am – 8:45am
Holidays: 6:00am – 8:00am
NATP of WPIC:
Substance abuse treatment and methadone maintenance – outpatient programs and partial hospitalization/day treatment for persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, persons with HIV/AIDS, Gay and lesbian, seniors/older adults, women and men including criminal justice clients
6714 Kelly Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15208
WPIC NEIGHBORHOOD LIVING PROJECT:
Provides housing and supportive services to homeless individuals and families with members who have mental illness. Services include on-site case management, psychiatric services, drug and alcohol treatment, vocational/educational counseling, parenting groups, and money management.
PREGNANCY RECOVERY CENTER AT UPMC
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
In 2014, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC opened its Pregnancy Recovery Center (PRC), an outpatient program offering pregnant women comprehensive and compassionate care for opioid addiction.
PENNSYLVANIA ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN IN EARLY RECOVERY (POWER)
7501 Penn Avenue, Suite 8
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
POWER offers a full range of gender-responsive, trauma-informed treatment and support services just for women. We believe that empowering women leads to healthy families and strong communities. Research shows that a woman is most successful with her recovery when the care she receives is holistic, strengths-based, and addresses issues like trauma, parenting and childcare, relationships, health, education, employment, and housing.
Quality Healthcare is Your Right
People who use drugs often face multiple challenges when seeking health care. This booklet aims to provide a practical guide for people who use drugs. Service providers and peers can use this booklet as a tool for starting honest conversations with people who use drugs about healthcare. You can read the pamphlet below, download copies, or order copies from our store.
This is a publication of the Harm Reduction Coalition – http://harmreduction.org/.