Supplies & Support
Harm reduction supplies is available through Northreach Society:
Office: Needles, steri-cups, sterile water, citric, ties, filters, alcohol swabs and sharps containers are available during regular business hours.
Outreach: The outreach teams carry the above items on weekdays from 8:30AM – 4:30PM to the downtown core.
Pharmacies: Needles and alcohol swabs are available in premade kits supplied by Northreach through the following pharmacies:
- Save On Foods
- Northside Safeway
- Shamrock (Downtown Co-op)
- Northside Co-op Pharmacy
- London Drugs
- Shoppers (Cobblestone)
- Pharmasave (Junction Point)
- Sexsmith Rx Drug Mart
- Beaverlodge Rexall
Grande Prairie Friendship Centre
10507 – 98 Avenue
We provide naloxone training and distribute kits, access to culturally safe spaces, traditional sharing circles and community awareness as well as referrals to harm reduction services and treatment services providers.
Northreach offers free Harm Reduction Supplies to the community. Our supplies include safer sex items, such as a variety of condoms and lubricant, and safer substance consumption supplies, such as needles, cookers, sterile water, etc. All supplies are available at our office; we use discretion and anonymity for those seeking supplies.
City of Grande Prairie Mobile Outreach Program
The City of Grande Prairie’s Mobile Outreach Program (MOP) is a diversion program focused on mitigating the impacts of street level social disorder, addiction and public intoxication. MOP assists businesses and residents in handling their concerns related to the street engaged population. Concerns may include: trespassing, loitering, disturbances, public intoxication, needle debris and encampments.
The MOP is intended to provide immediate support for a client’s basic needs and navigation through local service systems such as emergency shelters, health care, addictions treatment and housing.