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Prevention & Risk Reduction Section

The Waterbury Health Department Prevention & Risk Reduction Section provides a range of services including:

HIV/AIDS Prevention, Risk Reduction & Overdose Response Services, including:

  • Free, anonymous and confidential HIV Counseling, Outreach, Testing and Linkage to Care
  • Weekly Mobile Health Van Site Visits
  • PrEP and PeP Education, Referral and Linkage
  • STI (Sexually Transmitted Infection) Education, Screening and Linkage to Treatment
  • Harm & Risk Reduction, Overdose Prevention, Referral and Linkage to Care
  • Home testing kits for HIV testing

 For more information, visit HIV/Prevention & Risk Reduction, and Overdose Response Unit (

Local Prevention Council, Substance Abuse Prevention & Opioid Resources, including:

  • Local Prevention Council
  • Overdose Data to Action (OD2A) Outreach
  • Overdose Response Team

For more information, visit Opioid Resources (