Join Us for a Volunteer Fair January 27

We’re joining our colleagues from Family Service of Rhode Island to host a volunteer fair on Saturday, January 27, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. APRI is always looking for volunteers who can assist with a number of client services and special events–from our annual AIDS Walk for Life to helping at […]

APRI Closed Thursday Jan. 4 Due to Weather

Due to the weather, APRI will be closed Thursday, January 4. We will not be providing testing at 9 Pleasant St. or services at our Afia Center.
We anticipate being open Friday, January 5, and walk-in testing should be available at our Pleasant Street location that day 10 a.m.-1 p.m., weather […]

New, Expanded Walk-In Testing Hours!

We’re excited to announce that we have expanded our walk-in testing hours for HIV, hepatitis C, and syphilis!

As of Jan. 2, our new hours will are as follows at our 9 Pleasant St. location in Providence:

Monday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Tuesday: 4-6 p.m.
Thursday: 4-6 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

As always, if you […]

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 […]