Programming Connection

Overdose Prevention Site at St. Paul’s Hospital 

St. Paul's Hospital


Required Resources

  • Naloxone, oxygen
  • Support from the provincial ministry of health
  • Funding
  • Peer and support workers
  • Site manager
  • Support from hospital management team
  • Space to provide the service (e.g., tent, trailer, room)
  • Safer drug use supplies
  • Needle disposal services (included as part of hospital services)