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Harbour - Safer Injecting Service

About this service

Harbour Community Access Safer Injecting Service can provide:

  • Confidential information or advice regarding IV drug use and the impact on physical/mental health
  • Overdose avoidance and management information/advice
  • Free supplies of injecting equipment (aalso available from some pharmacies in Plymouth)
  • Safe disposal of used injecting equipment
  • Access to a specialist Blood Borne Virus nurse
  • Access to Blood Borne Virus testing and vaccination services
  • Referral to Hepatology services

For details of pharmacies offering a free confidential needle-exchange and/or sharps box service to any needle user, see:

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)



Harbour Drug & Alcohol Services, Hyde Park House, Mutley Plain, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 6QG
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Opening times

Safer Injecting Walk in Service:
Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm. You do not need to be a client of Harbour Drug and Alcohol Services to access the Safer Injecting Service.

Blood Borne Virus clinic:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 1:30pm to 3:30pm

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Help and advice

What to do in an emergency

If you or someone else needs urgent help after taking drugs or drinking, call 999 for an ambulance. Tell the crew everything you know. It could save their life.

What else to do in an emergency