Harm Reduction | Needle and Syringe Program

The Needle Syringe Program (NSP) is a public health measure aimed at reducing the spread of blood-borne viruses such as HIV, Hep B and Hep C among people who inject drugs (PWID).

The Tweed Hospital Harm Reduction Services include:

  • 24-hour ‘fitpack’ vending machine on the wall facing the hospital car park (charges apply).
  • 24-hour sharps safe-disposal bin.
  • Back up service through Emergency Department.


Location: Tweed Needle and Syringe Program, Powell Street, Tweed Heads, NSW 2485
Hours of Service: 8am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. Closed Public Holidays
Contacting Us: Phone (07) 5506 7000; (07) 5506 7411