New Mexico Department of Health
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Harm Reduction Program

The Harm Reduction Program works to reduce drug-related harm while enhancing individual, family, and community wellness, primarily through the provision of linguistically appropriate and culturally competent services to injection drug users.

Important Notice

Harm Reduction & Syringe Exchange HearingHarm Reduction - Public Meeting11/09/2016 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Harold Runnels Building
1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505505-827-2613 Phone - 505-827-2530 Fax

The meeting will be on the first floor in the auditorium (Room A-1006). The public hearing will be conducted to receive public comment regarding the proposed repeal and replacement of 7.4.6 NMAC.

A copy of the Proposed Rule Changes for NMAC 7.4.6 (Requirements Governing the Harm Reduction/Syringe Exchange Program) can be obtained from:

Dominick Zurlo
New Mexico Department of Health
Public Health Division-Hepatitis and Harm Reduction
1190 S. St. Francis Drive
P.O. Suite S-1300
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Please submit any written comments regarding the proposed rules to the attention of Dominick Zurlo at the above address or e-mail prior to the hearing. If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of special assistance or accommodations to attend or participate in the hearing, please contact Dominick Zurlo at 505-827-2507. The Department requests at least ten (10) days advance notice for special accommodations requests.

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To find a harm reduction, syringe exchange or overdose prevention (Narcan) program near you, visit our HIV/STD/Hepatitis Resource Guide.

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