NBC 10 Health Check Focuses on HIV Testing Program

We are most thankful that NBC 10’s Barbara Morse Silva taped a Health Check segment at AIDS Project RI on November 29, 2011, concerning our rapid HIV testing program.
Be sure to watch Barbara’s report Wednesday, November 30 at 5:30 p.m. and December 1, World AIDS Day 2011, at 5 and 6 a.m.
If you missed the broadcast, the […]

Commemorate World AIDS Day By Getting Tested

Get Tested!

World AIDS Day is Thursday, December 1, and AIDS Project RI is offering free walk-in HIV testing from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at its office at 404 Wickenden Street, Providence.
“Our focus is taking charge of one’s health by getting tested for HIV,” said Thomas Bertrand, MPH, […]

A Gift During Fund for Community Progress Drive

Many Rhode Islanders are filling out their Fund for Community Progress forms over the next weeks.  When you do, we ask you to please consider a gift to AIDS Project RI.
Your donation helps us with our rapid HIV testing, emergency financial assistance, our drop-in center, and much […]

Thank You Macy’s for Supporting HIV Testing

At this time of year when you think Macy’s you might think of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
At AIDS Project RI, executive director Thomas Bertrand is thinking Macy’s and giving thanks—for a $5,000 grant to boost his efforts to encourage HIV testing.
“It’s believed 20 to 25% of HIV-infected […]

Confronting Rising HIV Rates Among Gay and Bisexual Men

AIDS Project RI executive director Thomas Bertrand was interviewed by the Providence Phoenix regarding rising HIV rates among gay and bisexual men.
To read the interview, published November 10, 2011, please click here.
We appreciate the Providence Phoenix’s coverage of this most important […]