The two supervised consumption sites in Surrey are integrated into existing health services.
There are two sites in Surrey that provide supervised consumption services, both of which are integrated with existing health services. Enhanced opioid agonist treatment is also available at these sites for people who are ready to begin treatment for their addiction. Both sites provide supervised consumption of substances by injection, oral, and intra-nasal methods.
SafePoint is located on 135A Street adjacent to the Gateway Shelter and the SHOP Clinic and is open to people who use substances from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m., seven days a week.
Quibble Creek Sobering and Assessment Centre is located on 94A Street adjacent to Surrey Memorial Hospital. The centre provides supervised consumption services to clients of the centre from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., seven days a week.
- What are supervised consumption services?
Safe, clean spaces for people to use substances under the supervision of a health care professional.
- Why do we need supervised consumption services?
Supervised consumption services save lives and improve community well-being.
- Opioid treatment
Provides individuals who are addicted to substances with prescribed medicine in a supervised clinical setting.
- Overdose prevention and response
Become aware of how to prevent, recognize and respond to an overdose.