Test strips are available at a variety of locations around Vancouver Coastal Health. For more information check the VCH website.
The following locations use both FTIR and immunoassay strips (fentanyl and benzodiazepines) in their drug checking services:
- Overdose Prevention Society OPS (58 E Hastings St.): Wednesday- Friday 10am-12pm and 2pm-4.30pm
- Get Your Drugs Tested (880 E Hastings St.): Everyday from 12pm-8pm for DROP OFF ONLY Check out their website and results here
FTIR services are currently suspended at these sites:
- Insite (139 E Hastings St.): Drug checking services are temporarily suspended during COVID-19 restrictions– Test strips available
- Molson OPS (166 E Hastings St.): Drug checking services are temporarily suspended during COVID-19 restrictions– Test strips available
PLEASE NOTE: Due to COVID-19, some services have been suspended or changed to accommodate safety measures. Please check the links below to confirm current service operations.