Free and confidential HIV/HCV/STD tests are conducted at all office locations. On-site testing is available to organizations serving those at highest risk for these infections.
Free Case Management and Retention Services
Case management services are provided for people living with HIV and AIDS in our coverage area. Referrals are provided for clients outside of our service area. Case management services can help clients obtain medication, find a dentist and pay for dental work, help clients navigate the local healthcare and social service systems, provide emergency money to help pay for utilities, rent, and prescriptions, as well as find and pay for health insurance coverage and certain medical bills. If you feel that you may benefit from this service, call our case managers at our Berwick office, (570) 752-5655, or our Hazleton clinic, (570) 472-2700, to schedule an intake appointment.
Pharmacy Services – Clients enrolled in our agency’s case management program have the ability to choose to take part in our mail-order pharmacy program. This program enables clients to receive their monthly medications directly at their door and provides them with free, non-prescription items monthly, including vitamins, personal hygiene products, nutritional supplements, and many other options.
Free Link-to-Care Client Services
Link-to-medical-care service is provided to those who are newly diagnosed or have disconnected from HIV and/or Hepatitis C care for some reason. Barriers to client care are addressed in one-on-one sessions with the Linkage Services Manager. If you or someone you know is in need of this service, please call (570) 829-2700 x 201.
Free Link-to-Care Staff Training
This is a one-hour staff training explaining all of our services and the state of HIV today, as it applies to the population you serve. Certificates of Attendance are provided. If interested, please call (570) 829-2700 x 201.
HIV 101 for Staff of Community-Based Organizations
This is a two-hour program focusing on the basics of HIV transmission, prevention, and treatment as it relates to the community you serve. Additional information is provided on the connection between HIV, HCV, and the use of opiates. There is a fee for this service. If interested, please call (570) 829-2700 x 201.
This program allows us to partner with various venues throughout our 12-county service area in order to deliver free condoms to their location to be distributed to their customers/clients free of charge. Venues that partner with us for this program include, but are not limited to, bars, colleges, vape lounges, drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers, and youth service centers.
Free Prevention Supplies
Free prevention supplies are available at all office locations and can also be found at participating condom distribution sites. The prevention supplies we offer are lubricated condoms, oral condoms, female condoms, magnum/XL condoms, non-latex condoms, and dental dams.