Queen West in with support from the AIDS Bureau and Toronto Public Health – The Works program distributes free harm reduction and safer sex supplies. Supplies available include:

  • New needles & syringes
  • Sterile water
  • Cookers
  • Ties
  • Filters
  • Alcohol swabs
  • Vitamin C
  • Foil chasing the dragon smoking kits
  • Sharps containers
  • Condoms
  • Personal lubricant
  • Dental dams
  • Safer sex and safer needle use information
  • Piercing kits
  • Testosterone Kits (T-Kits)

You can also bring your used needles to Queen West for safe disposal.

Harm Reduction Room hours:
Monday, Wednesday – Friday


10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Supplies are available for pick-up from our Harm Reduction Room. When the Harm Reduction Room is not open, safer drug use kits can be picked-up from the front desk.

Safer use kits are made by volunteer kit makers. The volunteers are a huge asset to the Harm Reduction team. Their many tasks include:

  • Checking the glass stems used for safer smoking for air bubbles, cracks and chips
  • Assembling the safer injection and safer crack use kits
  • Assembling piercing kits; cutting chopsticks or medical tubing; making filter (cotton) bags
  • For more information call (416) 703-8482 ext. 2124 or 2100