Needle Exchange

The needle exchange is a community program that provides injecting drug users the opportunity to exchange syringes one for one and guarantees safe disposal. It helps reduce the spread of blood-borne diseases like HIV and hepatitis.

New Hours!

Point Defiance Needle Exchange
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
11-4 p.m.

Health Insurance Enrollment
Monday and Friday
11-4 p.m.

Look for the van on 37th and Pacific at the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department.

Call the Point Defiance AIDS Project Needle Exchange at (253) 272-4857 for mobile exchange information.