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Health Services HIV & HCV Testing and Syringe Exchange Services

Health Services is staffed by experienced and knowledgeable counselors and outreach workers.

Services include:

  • Counseling and rapid HIV and Hepatitis C (HCV) testing (results available in 20 minutes) for any individuals ages 12 and above. Testing is FREE and is anonymous or confidential.
  • Risk reduction counseling for individuals and couples,
  • Education regarding HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, and sexually transmitted diseases covering issues of risk negotiation, communication in relationships, sexuality, women and men's sexual health.
  • Distribution of free condoms/lube, referrals and linkages to care.
  • Overdose prevention and training. NALOXONE Distribution Center.
  • Syringe Exchange and Retrieval.

Testing locations in Sonoma County include:
  • DAAC, 2403 Professional Drive, Ste. 103, Santa Rosa, CA
    • Mondays and Fridays from 11:00am-1:30pm
      HIV and Hepatitis C testing
    • Download our flyer here: Testing Hours.pdf
    • Call 544-3295 x342 for more information

Sonoma County Hepatitis AIDS Risk Reduction Program (SHARP) Syringe Exchange Services locations:

  • DAAC, 2403 Progressional Drive, Ste. 103, Santa Rosa, CA
    • Offerd twice weekly on Mondays and Fridays from 11:00am to 2:00pm;
    • For more information call 544.3295 x342
Based on Harm Reduction philosophy of reducing harm to oneself or others, syringe exchange is the most effective prevention strategy to reduce HIV/AIDS and viral HCV among people who use drugs.

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It is BIOGENETIC

  • You don't choose to acquire it.
  • A family history of drug/alcohol problems puts you at greater risk.
It is a PRIMARY Illness
  • If you have chemical dependency, it's not a symptom of some other problem.
  • If you have chemical dependency and other problems, your chemical dependency will interfere with treatment for other problems unless the chemical dependency is also treated.
It is a CHRONIC Illness
  • It won't go away because you ignore it, don't like it or don't want to believe you have it.
  • It's not "just a phase".
It is a PROGRESSIVE Illness
  • Without treatment it will eventually get worse.
  • It usually gets worse more quickly for women and young people.
If left Untreated, Addiction can be FATAL
  • Drinking and driving
  • Overdose/alcohol poisoning
  • Disease
  • Organ Failure
  • Violence
  • Suicide

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"If there's one thing I learned, it's that I can't do it alone."
-25 years old


"The program taught me how to nurture myself and therefore my children..."
-First Steps Perinatal Day Treatment Client


"I've got a good life now. My family, my friends, this school, they all came out of my being an addict and wanting a better life."
-High School Graduate

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Center Point DAAC - 2403 Professional Drive Santa Rosa, CA 95403
(877) 888-DAAC(3222) or (707) 544-3295