Services Database Community Pharmacy Needle Exchange Service (Central Lancashire Area)

Service ID

28070

Description

The service will be provided to service users in Central Lancashire who are requiring sterile needles, syringes, injecting paraphernalia, harm reduction advice and referral from a safe environment.

Location of service

Lancashire LPC

Commissioner

Method of commissioning

Source of funding

Service type

Needle & syringe programme

Other organisations involved

Lancashire Drug and Alcohol Action Team

Dates

Start date:
End date:

Status

Ongoing

Training

Staff will be offered an Induction Pack consisting of; harm reduction information, advice leaflets, a list of appropriate contact details, a list of rolling training dates, appropriate harm reduction assessments and order forms.

Comments

This service is available in the Central Lancashire area (Chorley & South Ribble, Greater Preston and West Lancashire CCG areas) only.