Frederick County Health Department Harm Reduction Services (HRS) promotes strategies that reduce the negative consequences associated with drug use and unprotected sex. Our goal is to meet people where they are without judgement, and offer tools to inform, educate, and empower both people who inject drugs (PWID) and the community. HRS hopes to promote the reduction of stigma associated with substance-related disorders and to link individuals to important health services when they are ready to access them. Current Harm Reduction Services being offered include: Overdose Response Training and Narcan Distribution; HIV Education, Testing and Linkage to Care; Voucher Program- offers free sterile syringes; Safe Syringe Disposal- “Syringe Take Back”; Sexual Health in Recovery (SHIR); Referrals to community resources; and Additional health & safety education
Frederick, MD 21702 US
Please note our monthly calendar can be found on our website.
2nd and 4th Monday of Every Month from 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Mobile @ Brunswick: 114 East A Street, Brunswick, MD 21716
Van will be parked to the rear of the church on Moose Heart Rd. (Alley) Look for the sign on 2nd Avenue.
2nd and 4th Tuesday of Every Month from 11:00am to 1:00pm Mobile @ Thurmont: 10 Frederick Road, Thurmoint, MD 21788 Van will be parked in the front parking lot.
3rd Tuesday of Every Month from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Mobile @ Genesis: 1160 West Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21702
Van will be parked in the front parking lot.
1st and 3rd Thursday of Every Month from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Mobile @ Walkersville: 21 Fulton Avenue, Walkersville, MD 21793
Van will be parked in the rear parking lot behind the church.
2nd and 4th Thursday of Every Month from 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Mobile @ 703 West Patrick Street
Van will be parked in the church parking lot, to access parking lot please use Kline Blvd. and follow the parking lot around the building to the left.
Every Friday from 8:00am to 2:00pm
Scholl's Lane Entrance @ CCG: 300B Scholl's Lane
Look for the sign on the door on Scholl's Lane