Families/Friends of People With AIDS/HIV

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    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have tested positive on the HIV antibody test or have developed AIDS, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by concern about the individual.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    AIDS PROGRAMProvides a full range of services to HIV infected patients and their families as well as education and training to Long Island health care professionals. Patient services include: outpatient primary care clinic, case management, social work services, psycho-social support, entitlement assistance, medication treatment consultant, home care services, counseling and testing for HIV, women's support group, pastoral care, and referral services to other hospital departments for special care.NassauAIDS PROGRAMNASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
    CLIENT SERVICESOffers case management services, bilingual and minority services, harm reduction education, referrals to housing assistance, client advocacy, emergency financial assistance, home delivered meals, a PLWH/A support group, prevention education and client recruitment outreach for those infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Offers diversity outreach, alcohol and substance abuse education programs, home delivered meals to those infected and affected by HIV/AIDS, HIV CTR and STI CTR. Call for further information.SuffolkCLIENT SERVICESLONG ISLAND ASSOCIATION FOR AIDS CARE, INC.
    EARLY INTERVENTION SERVICES (EIS)Thursday's Child provides free and confidential services to those living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Our Early Intervention Services (EIS) provides those newly diagnosed or returning to care the linkage to services they may need. For example, help-making doctors appointments, transportation applications, food stamps, housing applications, and more. Provides services any and every age group affected by or diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. All services are free and confidential. Must live in Nassau or Suffolk Counties.SuffolkEARLY INTERVENTION SERVICES (EIS)THURSDAY'S CHILD, 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 SERVICESProvides targeted outreach and HIV prevention education, case management services, support groups, and counseling services to HIV infected individuals. Services are available to HIV individuals and their families. Call for further information outreach and support group activities have varied hours.NassauHIV/AIDS SERVICESCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
    HIV/AIDS TRANSPORTATIONProvides non-Medicaid reimbursable transportation for individuals and/or legal guardians of minors who are HIV/AIDS infected to primary care appointments.SuffolkHIV/AIDS TRANSPORTATIONECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL (EOC) OF SUFFOLK, INC.
    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.
    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
    RYAN WHITE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAMProvides HIV positive residents of Nassau County with medical transportation for primary care, mental health, dental and substance use appointments. Services include round-trip taxi rides, gas cards and metrocards.NassauRYAN WHITE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAMCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
    SAFETY NET PROGRAMHelps those on the verge of falling behind, those who might otherwise fall through the cracks of traditional social support services. Services are totally dependent upon private donations and are not always available. Requests that may come in are transportation vouchers, appliances, winter coats, clothing vouchers, Holiday gifts, personal care items. Please call for availability.SuffolkSAFETY NET PROGRAMTHURSDAY'S CHILD, 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
    SUPPORTED HOUSING PROGRAMProvides housing in apartments for persons with mental illness, for families with parent(s) living with mental illness, and those living with mental illness and HIV+. Client can access community services, develop skills for daily living when necessary, manage finances, and advocate for themselves.SuffolkSUPPORTED HOUSING PROGRAMMERCY HAVEN, INC.
    WOMEN'S COMPREHENSIVE HIV SERVICES INITIATIVEOffers an outpatient clinic for HIV-positive women and their families. Provides each patient with a complete assessment of social and psychological needs. Individualized case management services coordinate medical, psychological, and social services and arrange for necessary referrals. Offers a weekly support group, individual therapy sessions, partner/spouse therapy, and family therapy allow women to express their feelings and share experiences with counselors, other HIV-positive women and significant others.NassauWOMEN'S COMPREHENSIVE HIV SERVICES INITIATIVENASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

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