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Programs & Services


Safeworks Harm Reduction Program

Provides care, treatment, and support for people with a history of drug use in the community.

Overall services include:

  • injection supplies and safer injecting information
  • safer sex supplies and information
  • testing and counselling for HIV, Hepatitis (A, B, C)
  • testing, counselling and treatment for syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia
  • point of Care Rapid HIV Testing (result in minutes)
  • vaccinations (Hepatitis A & B, pneumococcus, tetanus / diphtheria, influenza (flu)
  • overdose prevention kits will be provided free-of-charge
  • client counselling and support
  • physical and mental health assessments with appropriate intervention and referrals to mainstream health and social services
  • wound care
  • harm Reduction presentations to community members and organizations
  • supervised consumption services 

See a Harm Reduction Registered Nurse at the following locations, for outreach services:

  • STI testing for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis, HIV and Hepatitis C
  • pregnancy testing
  • vaccines (Hepatitis A & B, influenza (flu), pneumococcus, diphtheria/tetanus)
  • overdose prevention kits (Naloxone)
  • support & referrals

Contact Details

Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre

Location Info
Supervised consumption site located on main floor. Entrance off of 13th Avenue.
Address
1213 4 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta
T2R 0X7
Telephone
403-955-3380
Getting There

Parking available

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Available
24 hour service
Access
Service Providers May Include
outreach workers, registered nurses (RNs), social workers
Service Access

Safeworks Outreach services are accessible at varying times / locations in Calgary.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations