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Harlem United Needle Exchange

Harlem United Community AIDS Center

(Harlem United)

If you inject drugs, medication, or hormones, we can get you free clean needles and safely dispose of your used needles. Our needle exchange program is free, confidential, and legal. At all of our needle exchange sites, you can get free: - Testing for HIV and Hepatitis C - Clean needles & supplies to more safely inject drugs or hormones - Counseling on how to use drugs more safely, have safer sex, and reduce your risk for infection, overdose, and other potential negative side effects of drug or hormone use - Crack safety kits - Safer sex kits - Referrals to additional supportive services - Education on sex worker safety and overdose prevention If you’re HIV+, you can also get: - Support groups for HIV+ people - Individual counseling - Relapse prevention and recovery readiness support - Food bags - Hygiene kits

  • Community Trainings/Education
  • Hepatitis testing/Education
  • HIV testing/Education
  • MAT Education/Referrals
  • Naloxone Distribution/Overdose Ed.
  • Syringe Services

306 Lenox
New York, NY 10027 US


ALL SERVICES AT HARLEM UNITED 290, LOWER LEVEL HAVE BEEN TEMPORARILY MOVED. All Harm Reduction groups are CANCELLED this week. Testing services will be taking place from 10:00am to 2:00pm at Willis Green Jr. Community Health Center, 124-125 124th Street. Call 646-400-7861 for more information. For counseling services please call Mary Brewster at 718-501-3089. For Health Homes information contact Orlando Perez at 917-349-4944. For Business Development and Insurance information contact Gregory Malave 646-496-6478. For syringe access call 646-400-7861.

Syringe Exchange Hours and Locations:

Mondays: 9:00am to 3:00pm located at East Tremont Ave and 3rd Ave, Bronx. NY 10457

Mondays: 10:00am to 1:00pm located at Jerome Ave and Mt. Hope Pl. Bronx, NY 10453

Tuesdays: 10:00am to 3:30pm located at 123rd Street and Park Ave. New York, NY 10035

Tuesdays: 10:30am to 3:00pm located at Brighton 4th Street and Brightwater Court, Brooklyn, NY 11235

Thursdays: 10:30am to 3:00pm located at West 23rd and Highland View Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11224

Thursdays: 10:30am ro 3:00pm located at Classon Ave. and Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11238

Fridays: 9:00am to 3:00pm located at East Tremont Ave. and 3rd Ave. Brony, NY 10457

Saturdays: 11:00am to 4:30pm located at South 5th Street and Marcy Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11211


(646) 523-2315
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