Syringe Services Program

Harm Reduction Services

The Northeast Tri-County Health District provides Harm Reduction Education and Services to individuals who use and inject drugs. In providing these services, we aim to meet people where they are at by providing them with the education and awareness to use drugs safely, without inducing more self-harm or spreading disease to others. 

  • 1 to 1 Syringe Exchange, Maximum 200 Syringes
  • Condoms
  • Disposal of Syringes/Sharp Containers
  • Hepatitis C Screening (Coming Soon) 
  • Care Coordination 
  • Substance Abuse Information 
  • Overdose Prevention Training and Naloxone
  • Medication for Opioid Disorder Information and Referrals 
  • Other Referrals Upon Request

Locations and Hours

Our office is actively in COVID-19 response. We are not available to meet in person, please call the appropriate office to notify staff that you are here for the Syringe Exchange. If you cannot make it during one of the designated times, please call to make an appointment and we will do our best to accommodate the request. 

Location

Hours 

Address 

Phone 

Republic

Mondays 1:30pm-3:00pm

147 N. Clark Ave Ste 1, Republic WA

509-775-3111

Newport

Tuesdays 2:30pm-4:00pm

605 Hwy 20, Newport WA

509-447-3131

Colville

Wednesdays 2:30pm-4:00pm

240 E. Dominion, Colville WA

509-684-2262


Please check out our Washington State SSP Directory for a full list of service locations: https://www.doh.wa.gov/Portals/1/Documents/5620/150-096-SyringeServicePrograms2018.pdf

Naloxone 

Naloxone is also known as NARCAN, is an opioid overdose reversal drug. We offer NARCAN to our clients and community members for FREE. Please contact NETCHD for more information. 

Syringe Disposal 

If you need to dispose of used Syringes unrelated to the SSP program. Please contact us at 509-684-2262

Single Syringe Disposal Kits 

If you find used syringes in the community, please do not pick them up without the appropriate equipment. We provide FREE single syringe disposal kits for safe disposal. 

Helpful Links

Research

MED PROJECT- Drug Disposal Sites 

MED-Project is a state-wide effort to collect unused prescription medications. Below are sites where you can drop off unused or expired medications. For More Information on the MED-Project please visit: https://med-project.org/

Mt. Carmel Hospital 

982 E. Columbia Ave 

Colville, WA 99114 

Valley Drug

102 E. Main Ave 

Chewelah, WA 99109

Kettle Falls Pharmacy 

280 W. 3rd Ave

Chewelah, WA 99109

Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital 

500 E. Webster Ave 

Chewelah, WA 99109

Inchelium Health Center

39 Short Cut Rd 

Inchelium WA 99138

 

Ferry County Hospital 

36 Klondike Rd 

Republic, WA 99166

Republic Drug Store 

6 N. Clark Ave 

Republic, WA 99166

Seebers Drug

336 S. Washington 

Newport, WA 99156