Needle exchange services

Forward provides needle exchange services at each of its Hubs in East Kent. In addition to being available to anyone in East Kent who needs them, exchange services are open to individuals from West Kent. More information on the Hubs and where you can find them can be found here.

We also work with the following pharmacies to provide needle exchange services in East Kent: 


Kamsons Pharmacy, St Stephen's Health Centre, St. Stephens Walk, Ashford, Kent TN23 5AQ
Ashworths Dispensing Chemist, 229 Beaver Road, Ashford, Kent TN23 7SJ


Alliance/Boots Pharmacy 2SGP, Unit 2 St. George's Centre, St. Georges Place, Canterbury, Kent CT1 1UL
Superdrug, 23 St. Georges Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2JT
Catching Lives, Canterbury, Station Road East, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2RB. PLEASE NOTE: During summer months (1st April - 30th September), Catching Lives is open from 8.30am - 4.30pm on weekdays and 8.30am - 3.00pm on weekends. 

Boots, 39 High Street, Deal, Kent CT14 6EL

Boots, 19a Biggin Street, Dover, Kent CT16 1BH
Paydens, 108 High Street, Dover, Kent CT16 1EG

Boots, 24-26 Sandgate Road, Folkestone, Kent CT20 1DP
The Central Pharmacy, 104 Cheriton Road, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2QN

Well Folkestone, 133 Black Bull Road, Folkestone, Kent CT19 5NU

Isle of Sheppey
Mistry Chemist, Wood Street, Sheerness, Kent ME12 1UA
Leysdown Pharmacy, 9a Leysdown Road Sheerness KENT ME12 4RE

Paydens, 5-9 Hawley Street, Margate, Kent CT9 1BU
Woolls Pharmacy, Palm Bay Avenue, Margate, Kent CT9 3JR

Boots, 7-11a High Street, Ramsgate, Kent CT11 9AB

Lloyds Pharmacy, 80 High Street, Sittingbourne, Kent ME10 2AN

Sturry Pharmacy, 8 High Street, Sturry, Kent CT2 0BD

Green Street Pharmacy, 105 London Road, Teynham, Kent ME9 9QL