Our Mission


Our Services

HIV, STD, and Hepatitis C Testing
We offer free and confidential HIV/HCV/STD tests at all of our office locations. On-site testing is ...
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Free Case Management and Retention Services
Case management services are provided for people living with HIV and AIDS in our coverage area. Refe...
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Hazleton Free STD Clinic
Our medical clinic, headed by Dr. Jeffrey T. Kirchner, MD, is located in Suite 2B of the Center City
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Community Education
Caring Communities’ mission is to provide a system of comprehensive services to prevent, test and tr
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Condom Distribution
This program allows us to partner with various venues throughout our 12-county service area in order...
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2019 Test Totals

HIV tests
Syphilis tests
Gonorrhea and Chlamydia tests

Latest Blogs

The Vagina Monologues at Wilkes University
Each year students at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, PA organize their own rendition of The Vagina Monologues, a play originally written by Eve Ensler that explores sexual experiences, ...
Employee of the Month December 2018: Helen Kotowicz
Our final Employee of the Month for 2018 was Helen Kotowicz! Helen is a phlebotomist for Caring Communities, assisting our Community Health Workers in performing STD tests for the commun...
The Lasting Impact of Ryan White
On January 16, 2019, it will have been 30 years since the airing of "The Ryan White Story" on television. Ryan White grew up in Kokomo, Indiana. At a young age he was diagnosed with seve...

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