Edinburgh Choices - Harm Reduction Team

Name Harm Reduction Team
Description

Low Threshold Medication Programme for injecting drug users via drop - in: substitute prescribing, motivational interviewing, relapse prevention and clinical psychology. Self - referral is encouraged for clients motivated to change. Once stable, referral to other support and treatment options.

Needle Exchange drop - in.

Women's Clinic and Midwife Service: family planning and sexual health service for clients involved in the sex industry or who have problems with drugs or alcohol.

Dental Service: drop - in and appointment drug users unable to access dental care.

Wound Care Clinic: for clients with drug-related skin care problems.

NEON - Needle Exchange Outreach Network: support to pharmacies and drug agencies offering needle exchange and outreach services.

Training on harm reduction for individuals and organisations as per HRT training manual.

Support for People aged 16 - 64, People with alcohol or drug problems
What to do next
You do not need to contact them to arrange a place. Drop in to the centre whenever the service is open.
Provided by NHS Lothian
Address Spittal Street Centre, 22 - 24 Spittal Street, Edinburgh
Postcode EH3 9DU
Phone 0131 537 8300
Website
Area served City wide
Location