The presence of needles, drug paraphernalia and other sharps are an undeniable fact in our community. Reuse of needles is a large cause of transfer of communicable diseases such as HIV aids and Hepatitis A and B.
The Town of Swan River is proactive in this area in trying to protect it's citizens from exposure and supports government initiatives to help reduce the spread of HIV and other diseases. Sharps collection boxes are being installed in various locations. Location Map
The following information links are provided for citizens to become aware and protect themselves.