Streetworks is an Edmonton inner-city agency dedicated to reducing harm and promoting health of inner-city residents and drug users. The non-profit organization provides needle exchange, nursing services, a natural helpers program, referrals, support for local businesses, advocacy, health education, and many other services to support clients to be as healthy as safe as possible. Streetworks is a very active member of the Edmonton community, sitting on a wide variety of committees and engaging with government, businesses, and other groups to educate and advocate concerning issues affecting the inner-city drug using community. Streetworks collaborates with several researchers to conduct meaningful evaluation and research activities that contribute to the knowledge base and improve services for clients.
The Streetworks website offers portals for clients and professional. The client site provides excellent resources and information on such topics as street first aid, preventing illness, sexual health, foot care, basic drug information, and how to get help.