Community Links


= = advocacy, Ψ = counseling & social, = HIV testing, = LGBT health, Σ = multiple services

Greater Cleveland (Area Code 216, 440 Where Noted)

AIDS Clinical Trials Unit at CWRU
Foley Bldg, 2061 Cornell Rd., Cleveland 216-844-4444 info@case.edu
Special Immunology Unit of University Hospitals 
Foley Bldg, 2061 Cornell Rd., Cleveland 216-844-8175
• Clinical trials for HIV-positive & HIV-negative men & women of all orientations
• Free, anonymous HIV testing, Mon-Wed-Thur 8am–4pm; Tue until 7pm
• PrEP Clinic, prevention strategy for higher-risk folks: call Carolyn at 216-844-2649

www.clevelandaids.org

 

AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland / AIDS Healthcare Foundation = ΨΣ
3210 Euclid Ave., Cleveland 621-0766
• Case management, housing services, nutritional assistance, prevention, education, support groups
• Free, anonymous HIV testing Wed 9am–4pm and by appt
http://www.aidstaskforce.org/

 

American Red Cross – HIV and AIDS education
3747 Euclid Ave, Cleveland 361-4418
Education, prevention
http://www.redcross-cleveland.org/

 

Care Alliance Σ
1530 St Clair Ave, 6001 Woodland and 1795 West 25th St, 781-6724
Primary health care & dental services to those who are homeless, in public housing, and uninsured or underinsured; HIV testing, counseling, case management & treatment
http://www.carealliance.org/
http://www.carealliance.org/ryanwhite.html

 

Camp Sunrise Ψ
3210 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland 44115 216-432-9544
Summer camp for children infected and affected by HIV.
www.sunrisekids.org

 

Cleveland Department of Public Health
75 Erieview Plaza, Cleveland 44114 664-2324
http://www.clevelandhealth.org/
http://www.clevelandhealth.org/Health/HIV-AIDS/HIVTesting.html

 

LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland ΨΣ
216-651-5428 or 888-429-8761, 6600 Detroit Ave., Cleveland
Counseling, support groups, education, prevention, resources, referrals
www.lgbtcleveland.org
• Free, anonymous HIV testing Tue 5:30–7pm, Thu 5–7pm
http://lgbtcleveland.org/hiv-testing.html

 

Cuyahoga County Regional Advisory Group / Ryan White Part A Program =
4261 Fulton Pkwy, Cleveland 348-3986
a federal program that funds providers of services for people living with HIV/AIDS
http://ryanwhite.cuyahogacounty.us/aboutus.htm
http://ryanwhite.cuyahogacounty.us/pdf/resourceguide.pdf

 

Free Medical Clinic of Cleveland ΨΣ
12201 Euclid, Cleveland 721-4010
• Early Intervention Program, free HIV treatment services, 707-3452
• Free, anonymous HIV testing, Mon-Thu 4–8pm; rapid testing, syphilis and hepatitis C screening available; 707-3448
www.thefreeclinic.org

 

Lake County General Health District
HIV/AIDS counseling, education, HIV testing 440-350-2056
HIV testing Tue 2–6pm, 33 Mill St, Painesville… and
1st Wed. 10–noon, 4717 Main Ave, Ashtabula & 1:30–3:30pm, 327 Mill St, Conneaut
• Support group for HIV+ people, access to Ryan White funding
http://www.lcghd.org/HIVtesting.aspx

 

McCafferty Health Center
4242 Lorain Ave., Cleveland 651-5005
LGBT Pride Clinic – Wednesdays 4:30–8:00pm
Providing care that respects the unique health care needs of the LGBT community
http://www.metrohealth.org/body.cfm?id=2410

 

Medina County Health Department
4800 Ledgewood Dr, Medina 330-723-9688
Free, anonymous & confidential HIV testing, counseling by appointment and walk-in as available
http://www.medinahealth.org/Health_Services/HIV_Testing_Counseling

 

Planned Parenthood =ΨΣ
Multiple locations in northeast Ohio 881-7742
Education, training, outreach, testing, resources, reproductive health, advocacy, etc.
http://www.plannedparenthood.org/ppneo/
http://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-center/index.htm

 

Project SAFE (of Cleveland Treatment Center) Ψ
6001 Woodland Av, Cleveland 991-7233
Community outreach, substance abuse counseling & treatment
Free, anonymous HIV testing, 8:30–5:00pm
http://www.clevelandtreatmentcenter.org/projectSAFE.htm

 

Proyecto Luz / Nueva Luz Urban Resource Center Ψ
2226 West 89th Street, Cleveland 651-1128, 651-8236
Case management, nutrition, housing, prevention education, etc.
http://www.nuevaluzurc.org/proyecto.html

 

Ryan White Part A Program for Northeast Ohio =
348-3986
http://ryanwhite.cuyahogacounty.us/aboutus.htm
http://ryanwhite.cuyahogacounty.us/pdf/resourceguide.pdf

 

Visiting Nurse Assn. & Hospice Ψ
2500 East 22nd St., Cleveland 931-1400
Mental health services, hospice & palliative care
http://www.vnaohio.org/

 

Akron, Canton (Area Code 330)

Akron Health Dept. / Summit County General Health District
177 S. Broadway, Akron 330-375-2772
Free, anonymous HIV/STD testing
http://www.schd.org/

 

Community AIDS Network & Akron Pride Center (CANAPI)
895 North Main St, Akron 44310; 330-252-1559 http://www.canapi.org/
Prevention education, housing assistance, needs assessment, LGBT well-being programs
HIV testing, Adams Street bar, Tuesday 4–6 pm http://www.canapi.org/1hiv-testing-2010.aspx

 

Planned Parenthood of Summit, Portage, Medina =ΨΣ
Multiple locations 330-535-2671
Education, training, outreach, STD/HIV testing, resources, reproductive health, advocacy, etc.
http://www.plannedparenthood.org/ppneo/summit-portage-medina-counties-16047.htm

 

Violet’s Cupboard =ΨΣ
655 North Main, Akron 375-2159
food, transportation, case management, counseling, primary medical services, legal, emergency assistance & advocacy
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Violets-Cupboard/136699213059307

 

Statewide

AIDS Resource Center Ohio = ΨΣ
(recent merger of ARC, Columbus AIDS Task Force and Ohio AIDS Coalition)
Comprehensive care, advocacy, and awareness services outside of Northeast Ohio.
http://arcohio.org/

 

Ohio Department of Health =
AIDS Client Resources 614-752-2427, 614-466-6374
Ohio HIV Drug Assistance Program (OHDAP) & Health Insurance Payments 800-777-4775
http://www.odh.ohio.gov/odhPrograms/hastpac/hivstd/hivstd1.aspx
http://www.odh.ohio.gov/odhPrograms/hastpac/hivcare/aids1.aspx

 

National / International

MTN: Microbicide Trials Network http://www.mtnstopshiv.org/
HPTN: HIV Prevention Trials Network http://www.hptn.org/
HVTN: HIV Vaccine Trials Network http://www.hvtn.org/
ACTG: AIDS Clinical Trials Group https://actgnetwork.org/

AVAC: Global Advocacy for HIV Prevention http://www.avac.org/
AVERT: AIDS Education and Research Trust (UK) http://www.avert.org/
Black AIDS Institute http://www.blackaids.org/
The Body: http://www.thebody.com/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov/
Gay Men’s Health Crisis: Fight AIDS. Love Life http://www.gmhc.org/
Global Campaign for Microbicides http://www.global-campaign.org/
International AIDS Society http://www.iasociety.org/
International HIV/AIDS Alliance http://www.aidsalliance.org/
International Rectal Microbicide Advocates http://www.rectalmicrobicides.org/
Project Inform http://www.projectinform.org/
National Association of People with AIDS http://www.napwa.org/
National Institutes of Health http://www.nih.gov/
NIH Division of AIDS http://www.niaid.nih.gov/about/organization/daids/
UNAIDS: Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS http://www.unaids.org/en/
World Health Organization http://www.who.int/en/