Avenue B Harm Reduction Inc.
Saint John, NB

Community developmentOutreach and welfareHealth

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(506) 652-2737
62 Waterloo Street, Saint John NB, E2L3P3

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-Education of HIV/AIDs, HepS, STDs, STBBIs and harm reduction to high schools, community groups and other social services agencies in the community. -Support services for people living with HIV/AIDS. -Needle distribution services (NDS) to reduce incidence of HIV/AIDS and HepC. -Sex Trade Action Committee (STAC). -Participation in street outreach in Waterloo Village - https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/foot-patrols-saint-john-social-agencies-1.3823334-Partnership program w SIDA/AIDS Moncton and TASC in Swaziland established 2004. ASJ's current efforts focus on collecting money to pay school (...) fees and uniform costs for children in Nkamazi ("Project Learn").

"I've Got to Get Out of Here" (April-December 2017): This project focused on assisting people living with or at high risk of HIV/AIDS who are living in poverty to access the basic necessities of life: food, housing and transportation. In particular, the project focused on helping people to overcome the barriers in obtaining permanent housing and to build foundations on which to move forward in their lives. The project was funded by the ViiV Healthcare Positive Action Canada Innovation Program. Working with other community agencies to install needle disposal boxes on streets. Began in early 2018.