Syringe Services Program

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We provide free supplies in a non-judgmental space for safer drug use to reduce infections and prevent overdoses. 

Our Locations

No appointment needed.

  • 2705 E. Washington Ave, Madison: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • 2300 S. Park St., Suite 2010, Madison: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Our locations are for serving individuals. If you’re an organization who needs supplies or training, please email us

Free Supplies and Services

  • Safer use equipment
  • Fentanyl and Xylazine test strip kits
  • Injectable naloxone
  • Nasal Narcan®
  • Safer smoking supplies
  • Sharps disposal boxes
  • Condoms
  • Disposal of used syringes
  • Risk reduction information
  • Referrals to resources

Used needles and other sharps are dangerous if they are not disposed of safely . They can hurt people and spread infections that cause serious health conditions. You can safely dispose of your used syringes at our locations, community locations, at Madison pharmacies, and locations statewide

Each month from February through June, we're offering free virtual trainings on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. Read full details and register.

Take Steps for Safer Drug Use

Very strong opioids are being mixed into all types of drugs, including heroin, cocaine, counterfeit or fake prescription pills, and meth.

Follow these steps for safer drug use:

Sign up for Overdose Spike Alerts

We can send you alerts when overdoses in our community increase. 

Sign up for Alert Emails

Sign up for Alert Texts

Get Tested for HIV and Hepatitis C

Sharing equipment to use drugs can spread HIV and Hepatitis C. We do HIV and Hepatitis C testing at our Sexual and Reproductive Health Clinic

Testing and treatment is available by appointment. Call 608-243-0411 for information and to make an appointment.

Other Community Locations for Safer Use Supplies

  • Community Pharmacy, 130 S. Fair Oaks Ave., Madison
    • Monday - Saturday, 10:00am - 6:00pm
    • 608-251-4454
  • Community Wellness Shop, 6333 University Ave., Middleton
    • Monday - Friday 10:00am - 6:00pm
    • Saturdays 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Lifepoint Syringe Services/Vivent Health, 600 Williamson St., Suite H, Madison


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