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 […]

PRESS RELEASE: AIDS Project RI Revives it’s Buddy Program!

(Providence, RI) – AIDS Project Rhode Island is excited to reintroduce its buddy system, also known as the WellSpring program. The program, funded with a grant for the RI Department of Health is designed to provide compassionate, mental, emotional and spiritual care services that will improve the quality of life […]

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 […]