The Buddy Program Is Back!

We are proud to announce the relaunch of the APRI Buddy Program! Originally an APRI program in the 1980s and ’90s, it pairs trained volunteers with clients who can benefit from friendly companionship and partners for fun activities such as going to the movies, visiting the zoo, and much more. […]

Bob Hitt

The entire staff at AIDS Project Rhode Island mourns the loss of our former colleague Bob Hitt. He was a visionary, mentor, buddy, advocate and true friend to all in the HIV/LGBTQ community. Rest in peace Bob.

National HIV Testing Day

Today is National HIV Testing Day! Come in to our offices today form 2-6 PM for free HIV testing. The tests are quick and we have professionals on hand to answer any questions you may have in a comfortable and welcoming environment. Office is located at 9 Pleasant Street, Providence […]

2017 AIDS Walk for Life

AIDS Walk for Life 2017 
“Fighting HIV One Step At A Time”
This year the walk takes place Sunday, April 23 starting and ending on the State House lawn. Registration and vendor set-up opens at 10 a.m., followed by a brief  speaking program that begins at noon, and the walk steps off […]

FAST Free Anonymous HIV and Hep C Testing in Partnership with United Way 2-1-1

Testing Demonstration

AIDS Project Rhode Island and 2-1-1 will be hitting the road in December providing FREE anonymous rapid HIV / Hep C  testing.  Stop on by at one of the following locations, say hello, ask Jay questions related to 2-1-1 and meet other local community partners, as well as me, Christion […]