HIV/Hep C Prevention and
Harm Reduction Services

GLIDE HIV Services team


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 (5th Floor) and 7:00pm - 8:30pm (Syringe Access)
  • Tuesday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm (5th Floor) and 7:00pm - 8:30pm (Syringe Access)
  • Wednesday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm (5th Floor)
  • Thursday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm (5th Floor)
  • Friday: 9:00am - 11:30am (5th 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
  • 5th 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 /


Anna McConnell, Syringe Access Coordinator and Counselor:


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