The Van (Hamilton) Hours:   Wednesday, Thursday:  11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Thursday:  11:30 am to 3:00 pm.

                                              (nursing services will continue to be offered on the Thursday daytime VAN shift)

                                              Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday:  7:00 pm to 11:00 pm




Other van services include:

  • Information about safe injection
  • Referral cards for multiple services in the community including addiction counselling and detox
  • Everyone is encouraged to return used needles

The VAN has collaborative partnerships with community agencies such as:

The AIDS Network: Harm Reduction Team, Van Volunteers
Elizabeth Fry Society outreach staff
Harm Reduction Worker from PHS Mental Health Program
Public Health Nurses

To contact the Van, please call: 905-317-9966. You may call or text and we will contact you to make arrangements to meet with you.

Operates: 7 days a week (Monday-Sunday), 7pm – 11pm (excluding statutory holidays)



For safe disposal of sharps and other harm reduction supplies found in public locations or private property, please call our Community Points program at

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