Harm Reduction Quick Links


The Van

Mobile Harm Reduction service operating in Hamilton. The Van can be reached by phone or text at (905) 317-9966 – more info


The HNB Van

Mobile Harm Reduction service operating in Haldimand, Norfolk, Brantford & Brant County. The HNB Van can be reached by phone or text at (289) 440-4912 – more info

On-Site Harm Reduction Program

Our On-site Harm Reduction services are available at our Hamilton office (140 King St E suite 101, lower level) Monday to Friday, 10:00am-4:00pm excluding holidays. Click here for a list of the harm reduction supplies we carry


Community Points

The AIDS Network provides our Community Points service for safe disposal of sharps and other harm reduction supplies found in public locations or private property in Hamilton, in partnership with The City of Hamilton. If you have found needles or other harm reduction supplies, please call to report to the City of Hamilton at (905) 546-2489. 


Harm Reduction Supplies We Carry

A listing of all the Harm Reduction supplies we carry. Please note that availability varies and we do not always have stock on hand for specific items – more info


Harm Reduction Outreach 

The Harm Reduction Outreach program reaches out to people who use drugs to increase knowledge and awareness of harm reduction practices and to increase access to community services – more info


General Quick Links


Contact Form

Contact us – more info


Staff Directory

Contact information for all of The AIDS Network’s staff – more info



Show your support – more info



Information about volunteering at The AIDS Network – more info


What’s Happening


POSITION SUMMARY: The Harm Reduction Worker will provide driver staffing on the Van Syringe Distribution Program in […]

Gender and Trauma-Informed Frontline Harm Reduction

Are you a frontline worker at an organization that works with people who use drugs?   Our […]

HAMSMaRT is hiring!

Our friends and community partners at HAMSMaRT are now recruiting! See details and info on how to apply […]

Harm Reduction Listening & Learning – Tuesday, March 15th, 10:00am – 12:30pm

The AIDS Network is excited to share our next online workshop, all about harm reduction! The workshop […]

HAMSmART is hiring – Peer Worker, Black, Indigenous & People of Colour communities focus, Support and Safer Supply (SASS) Clinic

Our friends at HAMSmART (Hamilton Social Medicine Response Team) are hiring! HAMSmART is recruiting a peer worker  […]

We’re Hiring: Regional Harm Reduction Worker (Full Time)

The AIDS Network is hiring! Now recruiting for the position of Regional Harm Reduction Worker (Full Time) […]

Job opportunity with Keeping Six

Our friends at Keeping Six are hiring a part-time Project Coordinator! Find out more by downloading the […]

National Addictions Awareness Week in Haldimand, Norfolk & Brant

Next week our Haldimand, Norfolk and Brant Harm Reduction team are hosting Addictions Awareness Week across the […]

Watch Now: Indigenous Health and Wellbeing, Beginning the Conversation virtual workshop

On Friday, October 22nd The AIDS Network held its second in our series of virtual workshops. This […]

Tree Planting for Overdose Awareness in Brantford

Our Haldimand, Norfolk Brant & Brantford Harm Reduction team is commemorating International Overdose Awareness Day by hosting […]