Capitol Area Reentry Program Inc. (Be Safe Syringe Service Program)

To redefine reentry in Baton Rouge through a holistic approach to routine screening, compassionate engagement, and harm reductive services aimed to reduce health disparities among people who inject drugs (PWID) and LGBTQ+ individuals. {To change the narrative of reentry amongst health/wellness and economic justice.}
Be Safe Syringe Service Program
Social Media Handles: Facebook @BRoutofthebox, @CARPincBR
Age ranges (in years):
  • 18 - 25 years
  • 26 - 40 years
  • 41 - 64 years
  • Female
  • Male
  • Transgender Woman
  • Gender Non-conforming
Special populations served:
  • LGBTQ+
  • People who are experiencing homelessness
  • People with experience of substance use
  • People who have been recently released
9148 Scotland Ave
1364 Swan Ave
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70807
Phone: (225) 256-6627
Hours of operations:
Tuesday 11:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Wednesday 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Friday 12:00 PM - 07:00 PM
HIV/STI Services Provided Section

Does your organization provide any of the following Prevention Services?
HEP C Testing
HIV Testing
Syphilis Testing
Syringe Service Program
What services does your organization provide?(non-Ryan White funded)
Peer Support Services
Support Groups
Safe space for LGBTQ+
Additional Requirements Section

Referral Process: Do you need to be referred to receive services?
Is government-issued identification required to receive services? If yes, what form of ID do you require?
No ID Required
Payments: Which form of payments does your organization accept?
Free / No Cost
Is there public transportation available with one mile of your company/agency? (Does the city bus route have a stop within walking distance?)