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  • HACHR Cleans Up!

    HACHR Cleans Up!

    This weekend, HACHR hit the streets! Our community has an alarming shortage of public bathrooms which puts us at exponential risk of an outbreak of Hepatitis A. One way to help prevent the spread of Hepatitis A is to power wash areas that may have been used for bathroom purposes. HACHR has recently purchased a […]

  • Thank You, Bombas!

    Thank You, Bombas!

    HACHR sends a heartfelt thank you to Bombas for donating 144 pairs of brand new socks to our organization. Our consumers are always in need of clean, dry socks and we are very thankful to have an abundant supply! Many of HACHR’s consumers are without homes, often facing difficulties with laundry, and obtaining clean socks. […]

  • Thank You, Co-Op!

    Thank You, Co-Op!

    The Humboldt Area Center for Harm Reduction would like to send a shout out to the North Coast Co-Op Cooperative Community Fund for providing HACHR with the funds to purchase a new fridge/freezer and stove for their newly remolded kitchen. Having access to grant funding like this is life changing in the world of harm […]

  • :: ACTION ALERT ::

    :: ACTION ALERT ::

    How to Speak Out for HACHR: Send an email to Eureka City Council! They need to hear from you by Tuesday, December 18th at 5:00pm. Click HACHR City Council Example Letter for a sample letter.  Click here for City Council’s contact information. Attend City Council on December 19th! We need your face, and your voice, […]

  • Anything Warm Drive!

    Anything Warm Drive!

    We invite you to participate in our third annual Anything Warm Drive! This year we are collecting warm clothes, blankets, hats, socks, scarves, back packs, sleeping bags and anything that is clean and gently used. We are thankful to our community partners and support that allows us the ability to reach people and help prove […]

  • New Hours & Services

    New Hours & Services

    HACHR’s New Hours Syringe Exchange Drop-In Hours – 1522 3rd Street in Eureka, CA Monday 11:00am to 1:00pm Tuesday 10:00am to 2:00pm Thursday 10:00am to 2:00pm Syringe Exchange – Arcata, CA Street Outreach Wednesday 12:30pm to 2:30pm – CALL AHEAD – (707) 407-6013 HACHR’s New Services “Snacks & Services” – 1522 3rd Street in Eureka, […]

  • Harm Reduction Through Film

    Harm Reduction Through Film

    The Caring Community: Ithaca and the Movement for Supervised Injection Facilities – 2017 In 2016, the small city of Ithaca, New York made national news when its mayor and district attorney became the first senior elected officials in the United States to endorse opening a supervised injection facility (SIF) as part of a broad drug […]

  • Harm Reduction Week

    Harm Reduction Week

    November 6, 2017 | 9:30 – 1:30 Harm Reduction Coalition Listening Session Wharfinger Building Great Room – 1 Marina Way RSVP: November 7, 2017 | 5:30 – 7:00 “The Caring Community: Ithaca and the Movement for Supervised Injection Facilities” Screening + Q&A w/ Filmmakers + Local Experts HSU Library Fishbowl (Room 209) November 8, 2017 […]

  • HACHR Executive Director Wins CalHep Service Award

    HACHR Executive Director Wins CalHep Service Award

    The Sherri Ziegler Community Service Award Awardee: Brandie Wilson, Humboldt Area Center for Harm Reduction Honorable mentions: Paris de la Rosa & Daniela Mieja, Access Support Network Pauli Gray, San Francisco AIDS Foundation Paul Harkin, Glide Robin Roth, San Francisco Hepatitis C Task Force Michael Wilk, Health Right 360 Established in 2009 in honor of […]

  • California Syringe Exchange Programs

    California Syringe Exchange Programs

    September 28-29: HACHR Executive Director Brandie Wilson, attended the 2017 California Syringe Exchange Programs conference in Oakland, CA. She brought back so many cutting edge ideas to Humboldt County, including innovative way to expand Hepatitis C testing and treatment. In addition, Brandie was asked to facilitate two conference sessions on best practices for Syringe Exchange […]