Sticking with Your HIV Medications

Sticking with Your HIV Medications

What do the medications do anyway? HIV medications can help you control your HIV by Lowering your viral load Raising your T-cell count – improving your immune system Your goal is to have your HIV medications work as much as they can, for as long as they can. HIV...
Viral Suppression and Preventing HIV Transmission

Viral Suppression and Preventing HIV Transmission

What You Need To Know People who are living with HIV should take medicine to treat HIV as soon as possible. HIV medicine is called anti-retroviral therapy, or ART. If taken as directed, HIV medicine reduces the amount of HIV in the body (viral load) to a very low...

2017 By The Number

2017 Numbers 19,058 services provided to 688 individual Ryan White clients (Part B & C) 1,208 HIV tests and 879 STI screenings 1,186 PrEP appointments, 302 new PrEP clients Over 48,900 safer-sex supplies distributed Thank you for allowing us to serve you and for...
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2018

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2018

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) is being observed this year on Wednesday, February 7. The Strategic Leadership Council (the community lead for NBHAAD) has established this year’s theme: “Stay the Course, the Fight is Not Over!” According to NBHAAD...
Building Emotional Resilience

Building Emotional Resilience

Having HIV can be an overwhelming experience. You may feel frightened, angry, and anxious. You may feel stressed as you adjust to medication regimens or worried about the future as you figure out how to cope with the challenges of HIV. These feelings as all normal....