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Phone: 336-543-8050
1001 South Main Street, box 18
Winston Salem
North Carolina 27101
USA
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Target demographics: North Carolina Drug Users, Sex Workers, People of Transgender Experience, LGBTQI, people at risk of HIV, Hepatitis, STDs and Overdose

Direct beneficiaries per year: 12,870

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Do outreach, advocacy, grantwriting, fundraising

Geographic areas served: North Carolina

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•Syringe Exchange Advocacy
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•Build & participate in coalitions to fight for the legalization of Syringe Exchange Programs
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•Provide all people, no matter what gender, sexuality, lifestyle choice or experience with non-judgemental services
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•Harm Reduction services to people and communities made vulnerable by HIV, Hepatitis, Drug Use, Overdose, Gender, Survival Sex and Sex Work
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•Overdose Prevention Programming
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•Provide free workshops to the public on: Protecting Police and Public Servants from Needlesticks, Harm Reduction, Drug Use Risk Reduction, Hepatitis, HIV, Overdose Prevention, Working with People of Transgender Experience, Utilizing the Arts to Reduce HIV and Hepatitis, Biohazard Collection and Working with Sex Workers.
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•Street Based Medical Services (Starting September 2010)
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•HIV and Hepatitis C Counseling, Testing and Referral Services
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•Collect drug use related biohazard to safely dispose
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•Provide referrals to injection drug users, crack smokers and sex workers to drug treatment, health services, mental health services, sexual assault support agencies, domestic violence support services and AIDS service agencies

Mission:
Encourage and motivate the acceptance of harm reduction strategies in North Carolina through education, interventions, advocacy, and resource development.
Results:
In the last 12 months, our 2 person staff have provided:

1,900 Hepatits C educational encounters

4,100 Outreach Encounters

2,400 Harm Reduction encounters

2,400 Overdose Prevention Encounters

1,240 Coalition Encounters

300 Street Based HIV Tests

200 Street based Hepatitis Tests

330 Harm Reduction Arts Encounters

Ongoing advocacy efforts for more sane policies for HIV, Hepatitis and STD prevention

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07/15/10
North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition (NCHRC)gets work done. They reduce the incidence of Overdose, HIV, Hepatitis and STDs in North Carolina by working with the most vulnerable people, drug users, sex workers and people of transgender experience. They meet people where they are at and provide ... more »
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