AIDS/HIV Prevention Counseling

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    Taxonomy Code: LH-2700.0150

    Programs that provide counseling services for individuals at risk for contracting or transmitting the HIV virus with the objective of supporting their ability to make behavior changes that will reduce their risk of acquiring or transmitting HIV. Counseling involves a personal risk assessment, development of a personalized action plan and the decision to seek an HIV test. Individuals who have a history of injection drug use, sex with a person with HIV/AIDS, sex with a man who has sex with other men, sex with an injection drug user, a sexually transmitted disease, or exchanging money or drugs for sex are considered to be at high or increased risk and are targets for prevention counseling.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ADOLESCENT MEDICINEProvides an 18-bed inpatient unit as well as ambulatory and satellite programs tailored to the unique medical and developmental needs of teenagers and young adults. Services include: General Health Care, Eating Disorders Center, Weight Management Center, Atherosclerosis Prevention Center, Adolescent Gynecology, Deaf Health Services, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Services, Behavioral Health Services, HIV Prevention Services and School Based Health Services.NassauADOLESCENT MEDICINE COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
    CENTER FOR PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATIONProvides training, seminars, conferences workshops, and lectures to health and human service providers regarding HIV/AIDS. Arranges preceptorships and mini-residencies for all level clinicians.SuffolkCENTER FOR PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATIONCENTER FOR PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION
    CHRONIC HEALTH CARE COORDINATIONProvides medical care coordination for individuals suffering two or more chronic illnesses or one persistent mental illness under the NY state health home model. Health home program is a Medicaid based program.SuffolkCHRONIC HEALTH CARE COORDINATIONECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL (EOC) OF SUFFOLK, INC.
    HIGHER GROUND PROGRAMOffers faith based counseling centered on Christian biblical principals in combination with HIV/AIDS and chemical dependence prevention education, to increase positive health outcomes for participants of the program.NassauHIGHER GROUND PROGRAMTHE CENTER FOR RAPID RECOVERY
    HIV/AIDS SERVICES PROGRAMProvides comprehensive Case Management and support services, including support groups to HIV infected individuals and their familes. Also provides risk counseling for individuals at high risk for HIV infection in the Nassau County Community as well as the Nassau County Correction Center. Also offers education and outreach services.NassauHIV/AIDS SERVICES PROGRAMFIVE TOWNS COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.
    HIV PREVENTION SERVICESA High-Risk Youth program offering HIV education, counseling and testing. Medical and psychosocial care for HIV-positive youth is coordinated with the Allergy/Immunology Division.NassauHIV PREVENTION SERVICES COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
    HIV TESTINGProvides free HIV testing and support services in a confidential setting to Nassau County residents. Offers prevention services, counseling, referrals, support groups, outreach and peer training. Provides transportation and bilingual support. Services available at the Hempstead and Long Beach offices. Call for information.NassauHIV TESTINGCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
    LATINO FAMILY RESOURCES PROGRAMProvides programs for substance abuse, domestic violence, and HIV Prevention, anger management, conflict resolution and workshop series.NassauLATINO FAMILY RESOURCES PROGRAMCOPAY, INC.
    LONG ISLAND COMMUNITIES OF COLOROffers several programs aimed at educating the African-American population about HIV infections and promoting behavior that reduces the incidence of HIV infections. Programs offered include the SISTA (Sisters Informing Sisters About Topics on AIDS) Intervention, Peer Program and Outreach, and Health Communication/Public Information (HCPI). Also provides the coordination of multi-agency case management, HIV counseling and testing along with information on related supportive services. The SISTA Intervention, comprised of five 2 hour sessions, offers opportunities to role play, discuss relevant issues and build self-esteem.NassauLONG ISLAND COMMUNITIES OF COLORLEADERSHIP TRAINING INSTITUTE
    LONG ISLAND REGIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES CENTERProvides training, resources, and technical assistance to all schools and community agencies in Nassau and Suffolk Counties in all areas related to health and wellness. These areas include health curriculum, health services, violence prevention, nutrition, substance abuse, HIV/AIDS, emotional health, parent and community involvement. The center also offers a health resource library with curricula, videos, health modules and guides available for loan to all school staff, parents, and community organizations.SuffolkLONG ISLAND REGIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES CENTERWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
    PREVENTION SERVICES FOR LONG ISLANDDesigned to engage and/or re-engage HIV+ persons who are newly diagnosed and/or those who are virally unsuppressed who have been lost to care.SuffolkPREVENTION SERVICES FOR LONG ISLANDECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL (EOC) OF SUFFOLK, INC.
    PROJECT SAFETY NETOffers at-risk Long Island residents in targeted Nassau and Suffolk County communities a variety of outreach services including FREE rapid HIV/HCV testing and counseling, fast tracking into substance abuse treatment, Comprehensive Risk Counseling Services (CRCS), distribution of condoms and referrals to primary health care, mental health, case management and other supportive services. The program also offers on the spot education about reducing the risk of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis and other STD transmissions and the link between substance abuse and HIV. Provides assistance with enrollment in the HIV Uninsured Care Programs and Health Insurance Marketplace.SuffolkPROJECT SAFETY NETLONG ISLAND ASSOCIATION FOR AIDS CARE, INC.
    SPARC-CENTRAL ISLIPOffers short-term intensive interventions for people living with HIV who are either newly diagnosed or previously diagnosed but not in care in order to successfully link them with medical care and case management services. Offers free rapid HIV testing.SuffolkSPARC-CENTRAL ISLIPSPARC
    SPARC-RIVERHEADOffers short-term intensive interventions for people living with HIV who are either newly diagnosed or previously diagnosed but not in care in order to successfully link them with medical care and case management services. Also offers free rapid HIV testing. Respite and transportation services are available for clients of SPARC Consortium member agencies participating in each program. SPARC's Women's Care Coordinators work to ensure that clints are engaged and retained in care and are linked to other needed services in the community. SPARC's nutritionist offers comprehensive assessments, individual and group education.SuffolkSPARC-RIVERHEADSPARC
    YOUTH OPPORTUNITIES UNLIMITED**During the COVID pandemic, the EOC switchboard is staffed part time from 7:30 to 1 pm M-F with no voicemail option. If you are unable to reach a staff member, please call back during the hours indicated.** Offers a comprehensive year round program including participation in local youth councils and a County-wide youth council. Summer programs include youth employment, leisure time and recreational/cultural activities. Also offers a Martial Arts Program, career explorations, Martin Luther King Scholarship which is given annually to deserving students, and the Kearse Soccer Clinic. Year round individual and family counseling offered. Tutorial and homework assistance is also available as well as workshops on substance prevention, underage drinking, teenage pregnancy, and HIV/AIDS. Call for more information.NassauYOUTH OPPORTUNITIES UNLIMITEDECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.

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