Edinburgh Choices - Harm Reduction Team
|Name||Harm Reduction Team|
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|
|Phone||0131 537 8300|
|Area served||City wide|