HIV/Hep C Prevention and
Harm Reduction Services

GLIDE HIV Services team

GLIDE provides free HIV and HEP C TESTING AND COUNSELING and SYRINGE ACCESS SERVICES

Harm Reduction saves lives. Get works, overdose education, or find out your HIV / Hep C status in just 15 minutes.

 

HIV and Hepatitis C Services

  • HIV and Hep C Antibody tests
  • Risk Reduction Counselling
  • HIV/Hep C Prevention Education, Information, and Referrals
  • Linkages to Care

 

Testing Hours

  • Monday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm (6th Floor) and 7:00pm - 8:30pm (Syringe Access)
  • Tuesday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm (6th Floor) and 7:00pm - 8:30pm (Syringe Access)
  • Wednesday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm (6th Floor)
  • Thursday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm (6th Floor)
  • Friday: 9:00am - 11:30am (6th Floor)

 

Harm Reduction Services

  • Syringe Access, Exchange and Disposal
  • Overdose Prevention Education
  • Narcan distribution
  • Safer Injection and Safer Smoking Kit distribution
  • Community Outreach and Syringe Sweeps
  • Free condoms and lube
  • Individual Harm Reduction Counseling
  • HIV/Hep C testing at Syringe Access
  • Linkages to care and services based on individual needs

 

Syringe Access Hours

  • GLIDE Lobby: Monday and Tuesday 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Room 510 and 6th Floor: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

 

2014 GLIDE HIV and Harm Reduction Services Statistics

  • Provided 567 HIV and Hep C tests
  • Conducted 214 hours of street outreach
  • Connected with 36,000 clients
  • Distributed thousadnds od Safer Injection and Safer Smoking supplies
  • HIV and Harm Reduction Services is staffed by two full-time and two part-time employees, as well as nearly 20 volunteers

Some characteristics of our population:

  • 57% of clients are homeless or transitionally housed
  • 33% of our clients identify as LGBT
  • 20% of our clients reported being Hepatitis C+

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Want to Know More?

For more information about our HIV services, please contact us:

 

Paul Harkin, HIV Services Manager: 415.674.5180 / pharkin@glide.org

 

Anna McConnell, Syringe Access Coordinator and Counselor: amcconnell@glide.org

 

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GLIDE  330 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 | 415.674.6000

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